Michigan Extends Gatherings And Mask Order, Strengthens Mask Requirement For Children Ages 2-4Michigan has extended its gatherings and mask epidemic order which includes the expansion of mask requirements to children ages 2 to 4 to further protect the state’s residents. The order extension is through May 24.
Michigan Reports 8,955 New COVID-19 Cases, 40 Deaths FridayThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services announced new coronavirus cases and additional deaths in the state. Here's everything to know.
Student Athlete Advocacy Group Files Lawsuit Over COVID Testing RequirementsLet Them Play Inc. has been at the forefront of restoring high school sports in the wake of the pandemic and now the group hurdling through another legal battle.
Coronavirus Variant From Brazil Reported In MichiganMichigan, which has the nation’s highest coronavirus infection rate in the past week, reported the state’s first confirmed case of a variant identified in Brazil.
Return Of High School Contact Sports Welcomed With ExcitementMichigan high school student athletes are back meeting for matchups for the first time following a ban on winter contact sports by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.
Lawsuit Filed Against MDHHS Director Over High School Sports BanThe new director of the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is walking in on the job with a big challenge at hand.
CDC: Michigan's Spoiled Moderna Vaccine Doses Deemed ViableThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Moderna announced Monday that doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine that had temperature issues have been deemed viable.
35 New Coronavirus Outbreaks Reported In Michigan Schools MondayThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services reported there are new coronavirus outbreaks in 35 Michigan schools.
Gov. Whitmer Mum On Health Chief’s Resignation, Sports BanGov. Gretchen Whitmer on Monday refused to discuss the circumstances surrounding the abrupt departure of Michigan’s health director during the coronavirus pandemic, including whether she asked for his resignation.
More Than 25 New Coronavirus Outbreaks Reported In Michigan SchoolsThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services reported there are new coronavirus outbreaks in more than 25 Michigan schools.
Whitmer Appoints Elizabeth Hertel As New MDHHS Director After Robert Gordon ResignsMichigan Department of Health and Human Services Director Robert Gordon announced his resignation in a social media post Friday. Shortly after hiss resignation, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced Senior Chief Deputy Director for Administration Elizabeth Hertel Gordon's replacement.
WATCH LIVE AT 9:30 AM: Governor Whitmer To Provide Update On COVID-19 Cases And ResponseGovernor Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) Chief Medical Executive Dr. Joneigh Khaldun, and MDHHS Director Robert Gordon will provide an update regarding COVID-19 and the continued efforts to slow the spread of the virus.
Food Assistance Recipients Will See Additional Benefits By End Of JanuaryMichigan food assistance recipients will see the 15 percent increase added to their Bridge Cards by the end of January that are in addition to benefits they received earlier in the month.
State To Distribute 3.5 Million Free Masks As Part Of 'Mask Up, Mask Right' CampaignThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is distributing 3.5 million free masks as part of the state’s Mask Up, Mask Right campaign.
Mask Up, Mask Right: MDHHS Offers Guidance On Face CoveringsThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is launching an initiative to not only get Michiganders to mask up, but to mask right.