As more businesses announce new policies on vaccinations and masks, some owners are grateful not to have to police their customers anymore.
Bay City’s Appledore IV, owned by the non-profit BaySail, will soon start sailing the Straits of Mackinac with a new partnership with Star Line, Mackinac Island’s Hydro-Jet Ferry company.
The state is pushing for 70 percent vaccination rate saying that is what it will take to reach herd immunity from COVID-19. Even if it gets there, finding enough people to fill jobs may prove a real challenge.
During the pandemic, the curtain fell on a night on the town to enjoy live entertainment. But even as restrictions are lifted, it's unclear when and how the show will go on.
Mid-Michigan health departments say vaccine hesitancy continues to be a concern as the state works towards its goal of vaccinating 70 percent of residents to reach herd immunity.
A CDC study says the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines reduce hospitalization rates among adults 65 and older by 94 percent.
30 years ago, two Bay City police officers were tragically killed in an ambush on the city's east side. A former TV5 photographer was headed to the scene of the shooting when he says one of the suspects waved him down as he was driving.
A mid-Michigan 12-year-old, his family and the community are celebrating as the young man that just underwent a successful heart transplant surgery is heading home.