State lawmakers agreed to halt water shutoffs until the end of March.
Both states saw similar rises in infections throughout the fall until Michigan ordered new COVID restrictions.
Michigan passes 11K deaths just 8 days after passing 10K deaths. Case counts continue to fall in the state as they rise again in Kalamazoo County.
New legislation allows remote government meetings, loosens medical licensing, and eases education hiring.
Five days after Pfizer’s COVID vaccine was approved, 244 Michiganders have had the inoculation.
Organizers plan a trimmed-down version of its annual New Year’s Eve celebration, with performances in person and streamed online.
The city admits embattled public safety chief Karianne Thomas was fired in September, but they pretended she resigned.
The FDA approved the at-home test on Tuesday, but it may still be months before it sees widespread availability.
In partnership with the city and county, the money will provide living space to help homeless people avoid COVID and the winter cold.
The county’s average COVID death count has doubled in a week. New case counts have risen, too. While hospitalizations are dropping statewide, they haven’t changed much in Kalamazoo.