U.S. Senators Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters announced $7,943,865 in funding will go toward helping cities and counties in Mid-Michigan in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
A Mid-Michigan hospital is looking for current and former healthcare workers to fill the staffing shortage due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
MidMichigan Health launched its first Virtual Health Clinic in an effort to reduce illness exposure and support the volume of community members seeking COVID-19 testing and direction.
The Midland Center for the Arts costume team is working to create CDC-approved face masks to help in the fight against COVID-19.
The MidMichigan Medical Center in Midland was notified by the Midland County Health Department that one of its physicians tested positive for COVID-19.
The center said at the suggestion of the State of Michigan, they are closing until the test results are back, and it may take up to two weeks before they can return.
In Michigan the state tournament in boys and girls’ basketball was stopped short in an effort to stop the rapid spread of the virus. Many local teams still going strong in the playoffs can do nothing now but wait and hope.