a sign advertising drink specials on the front door of a restaurant

May 29, 2020

State lawmakers propose allowing bars and restaurants to sell liquor and mixed drinks to-go.

a michigan license plate on top of a pile of license plates

May 29, 2020

Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson announced Thursday that Secretary of State offices will reopen June 1. All 131 branches in the state will be open by appointment only from 9am to 5pm weekdays, but they will only be providing services that can’t be handled online. That includes title transfers, driver testing, and seasonal commercial […]

a sign that reads "Kalamazoo Valley Community College" and "dot-ed-you"

May 29, 2020

The community college will welcome students back to campus with a phased approach beginning in September.

May 29, 2020

The hotline for people with questions about COVID-19 will only be open on weekdays going forward.

a black trash bin filled with crushed soda cans

May 29, 2020

State residents can’t redeem recyclables since the state halted bottle and can returns in March.

Governor Gretchen Whitmer stands behind a podium with sign language interpreter.

May 29, 2020

Painful budget cuts could be on the horizon if the federal government doesn’t help Michigan out of its budget hole, according to the governor.

May 29, 2020

The energy company will not disconnect power or gas for vulnerable people while the stay-at-home order is in effect.

A woman puts protective face mask loops around her ears.

May 28, 2020

With retailers beginning to reopen, rules say staff and customers must wear face masks. Are those rules being enforced?

A stack of homemade facemasks

May 28, 2020

Pure Michigan Business Connect was launched to help reopening businesses find protective equipment.

a screenshot of casino website that reads "We are reopening June 1 at 11 am"

May 28, 2020

Tribal casinos closed voluntarily and plan to reopen during stay-at-home orders.