By Bria Brown

(CBS DETROIT) – Governor Gretchen Whitmer held a press conference on Dec. 18 on the state’s response to COVID-19.

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Here are the governor’s updates:

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  • The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services updated its epidemic order to allow indoor activities where Michiganders can remain masked.
  • This includes in-person learning at high schools and indoor entertainment venues.
  • Casinos, bowling centers, and movie theatres will be allowed to reopen with a capacity limit capped at 100. Food and drink concessions must remain closed and social distancing requirements must be observed.

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