Michigan Reports 25,968 New COVID-19 Cases, 139 Deaths Over The Last WeekThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services announced new coronavirus cases and additional deaths in the state. Here's everything to know.
Detroit Health Department Recommends Masks Indoors As City Reaches High COVID-19 LevelThe Detroit Health Department is recommending masks indoors as the city reaches a "high" COVID-19 community level.
FDA Authorizes Pfizer COVID-19 Booster Shots For Children Ages 5 To 11The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted emergency use authorization for a booster dose of Pfizer/BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5 to 11 at least five months after completion of the primary vaccine series.
Ferndale Schools District Reinstating Face Masks Starting This WeekFerndale Public Schools district reinstated its masks mandate indoors for students and staff beginning Monday.
Ford, GM, Stellantis Reinstate Masks At Facilities In Areas With 'High' COVID RiskDetroit's Big Three automakers -- Ford, General Motors and Stellantis -- are reinstating their company mask mandates in counties where there is a high COVID level.
As COVID Cases Rise In SE Michigan, City Of Detroit Now Offers Test To Treat ProgramCDC reporting high COVID cases in SE Michigan. As a way to curve cases the City of Detroit now offering Test to Treat Program
CDC Recommends Masks In These Michigan Counties Due To High COVID-19 LevelsThe U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending masks indoors in public in counties with a high COVID-19 community level.
Children Get Long COVID-19, Too, And It Can Show Up In Unexpected WaysAlmost 13 million children have tested positive for Covid-19 since the start of the pandemic, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics. Studies suggest that between 2% and 10% of those children will develop long Covid, but the number may be larger. Many parents may not know their child has long Covid, or the child's pediatrician hasn't recognized it as such.
CDC Restates Recommendation For Masks On Planes, TrainsU.S. health officials on Tuesday restated their recommendation that Americans wear masks on planes, trains and buses, despite a court ruling last month that struck down a national mask mandate on public transportation.
Vice President Kamala Harris Tests Positive For COVID-19Vice President Kamala Harris has tested positive for COVID-19, the White House announced Tuesday.
US Rep. Andy Levin Tests Positive For COVID-19U.S. Rep Andy Levin posted on Twitter Sunday, saying he tested positive on Thursday.
DOJ Appeals Federal Ruling On Transportation Mask MandateThe Justice Department on Wednesday appealed a ruling by a federal judge that struck down the mask mandate for mass transportation, following a recommendation by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Is Wearing A Mask While Traveling Still Helpful If You're The Only One?The Biden administration's mask requirements for airplanes and other mass transit are no longer in effect during a review of a ruling by a federal judge in Florida that struck down the order. Some travelers welcomed Monday's ruling, but others have decided to keep their masks on.
Masks And Flying: Everything You Need To Know About New US RulesAir passengers in the US have been removing their Covid-19 face coverings after a federal judge ruled that the government's mask mandate on commercial planes was unlawful.
Michigan Sees Slight Increase In COVID NumbersMichigan reported a jump in COVID-19 cases by 36% last week.
FDA Authorizes First COVID-19 Breath TestThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted emergency use authorization to the first COVID-19 test that spots chemical compounds associated with the coronavirus in breath, the agency said.
Michigan State University Dropping Mask Policy In Classrooms, Still Requiring VaccinesMichigan State University announced on Friday it will be dropping its mask policy during class in academic and research labs.
CDC To Extend Federal Transportation Mask Mandate For Two WeeksThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention plans to extend the federal transportation mask mandate for another two weeks, according to a source familiar with the Biden administration's plans who was authorized to speak about them.
Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan Tests Positive For COVID-19In a statement, Duggan said a COVID test “came back positive" Sunday morning.
FDA OKs Second COVID-19 Booster Shots For Adults Age 50 And OlderThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration has expanded the emergency use authorization of the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines to allow adults age 50 and older to get a second booster as early as four months after their first booster dose of any COVID-19 vaccine.
Michigan To Report COVID-19 Data Once Per Week As Cases DeclineThe state plans to begin reporting Michigan's COVID-19 data once per week as the numbers of cases and deaths decline.
FDA Expected To OK Additional COVID-19 Booster Shots This Week For Adults Over 50The Biden administration is expected to give older adults the option of getting a second COVID-19 vaccine booster as early as this week.
Moderna Seeks FDA Authorization For 2nd COVID-19 Booster Shot For All AdultsModerna announced Thursday that it's asked the US Food and Drug Administration for authorization for a second Covid-19 booster shot for everyone 18 and older.
Canada To Drop COVID-19 Tests For Vaccinated Visitors, Officials SayCanada will no longer require a pre-arrival COVID-19 test for vaccinated travelers as of April 1.
Rep. Fred Upton Tests Positive For COVID-19U.S. Rep. Fred Upton announced on Twitter Tuesday that he tested positive for COVID-19.
Detroit Archbishop Allen Vigneron Has COVID-19, Reports Mild SymptomsDetroit Archbishop Allen Vigneron said he tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday and reported “very mild” symptoms.
Michigan Health Department Updates Isolation, Quarantine GuidanceThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services announced a new update on its COVID-19 Isolation & Quarantine guidance as the state enters post-surge, recovery phase.
Doctors: We’re Not In The Clear Yet, Two Years After 1st COVID-19 Cases In MichiganCase numbers and hospitalizations may be down but Doctors say we are not in the clear just yet from COVID as more variants may arise.
Travel Mask Mandate To Be Extended For Another MonthThe requirement, which now extends to April 18, was previously set to expire a week from Friday, and the policy will be reviewed over the next month, the official said.