Biden Approves Whitmer's Request For Disaster Declaration For Wayne, Washtenaw Counties Following Extreme FloodingGov. Whitmer issued the following statement after President Biden issued a disaster declaration allowing individual assistance for Wayne and Washtenaw counties due to the heavy rainfall and flooding that occurred in late June.
Whitmer Extends State Of Emergency After Lawmakers Refuse To Lengthen Disaster DeclarationMichigan Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer extended the state's coronavirus emergency declaration by executive order after the Republican-controlled Legislature advanced a bill that would not have renewed the original declaration.
Coronavirus In Michigan: MDOC Puts Screening Measures In Place To Protect FacilitiesUntil further notice, anyone coming into a prison facility will be asked a series of screening questions and may have their temperature checked before being allowed entrance into a prison.
Michigan Declares State Of Emergency Ahead Of Cold Snap, What You Need To KnowMichigan and parts of the midwest are bracing for subzero wind chills. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has approved a state of emergency ahead of dangerously cold weather .
Federal Officials To Conduct Assessment Of Flood DamageFour mid-Michigan counties have been declared states of emergency to ensure they're eligible for state and federal relief funds.
Flint Mayor Declares State Of Emergency Amid Water ProblemsOfficials have told Flint residents not to drink unfiltered tap water.
Snyder Adds Leelanau County To State Disaster DeclarationStorms packing high winds swept through northern Michigan on Aug. 2, damaging homes and public facilities.
Officials Work To Remove Dozens Of Propane Tanks From Muskegon RiverState emergency officials say they are working to remove dozens of propane tanks floating in the Muskegon River as part of flood-recovery efforts in western Michigan.
Snyder Declares Energy Emergency In The UPThe governor's order allows drivers to exceed the number of hours and consecutive days they can transport propane in Michigan due to a temporary shortage of propane.
Flooding Causes State Of Emergency In Grand RapidsSome streets are closed and there's basement flooding in many homes and businesses in Grand Rapids.
Snyder Declares State Of Emergency In Genesee CountyThe storm started May 3 and dumped more than 5 inches of rain in and around Flint.