(CBS DETROIT) – Michigan’s tourism industry is another industry taking a beating from the pandemic.

The state’s travel and tourism advertisement campaign known as Pure Michigan says despite big crowds at beaches, many are still reluctant to travel.

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One employee says with the fate of schools still up in the air in many places, now is the best time to take a trip.

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Dave Lorenz hopes funding for Pure Michigan will be approved by October, so the industry can recover in time for next year.

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