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Whitmer extends state of emergency to Sept. 4, cites upticks in...

Citing regional upticks in COVID-19 cases, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Friday signed an executive order that extends her state of emergency and disaster declaration...

Doctors’ group says GOP lawmaker contracting COVID-19 is a wake-up call...

State Sen. Tom Barrett (R-Potterville), one of most vocal Republicans to rally against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s orders to contain COVID-19, became on Sunday Michigan’s...

Whitmer requires masks at childcare centers and camps

Children and staff at childcare centers and camps must wear a face mask at all times when indoors under Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s latest executive...

Rep. Kildee: Unemployment benefits are a lifeline for millions and they...

COVID-19 continues to sweep across the nation, and Michigan is being hit especially hard.  So far, over 6,000 people across our state have tragically lost...

Michigan reports 722 new COVID-19 cases, state total climbs to 85K

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) reported Thursday that 85,429 total Michiganders have tested positive for COVID-19 and 6,247 have died...

Nessel cracks down on long-term care facilities violating executive orders

Attorney General Dana Nessel is ramping up efforts to enforce Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s executive order that provides safety rules and procedures long-term care facilities...

Peters launches investigation into Postal Service delays

U.S. Sen. Gary Peters (D-Bloomfield Twp.) announced Thursday that he has launched an investigation into a myriad of reported issues at the U.S. Postal...

1.6M voted absentee this election, but not everyone received their ballot

A record number of people voted absentee for Tuesday’s statewide primary election, but voting rights advocates say there is still more work to be...

Michigan reports 657 new COVID-19 cases, 99 outbreaks last week

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) reported Wednesday that 84,707 Michiganders have tested positive for COVID-19 and 6,221 have died from...

Whitmer signs directive declaring racism a public health crisis in Michigan

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Wednesday announced an executive directive declaring racism a public health crisis in Michigan and ordered the creation of a Black...

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