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51 minutes agoPeople flock to Whitmer's defense using #ThatWomanInMichigan -- Twitter users are coming to Whitmer's defense using the hashtag #ThatWomanInMichigan after she was received unfavorable treatment from the president.
51 minutes agoAppeals court rules law favors fired Wayne State custodian -- Wayne State University is not immune to a Michigan law that grants job protections to veterans, a federal appeals court said.
51 minutes agoMore Michigan National Guardsmen called to duty -- Approximately 160 Michigan National Guard officers have been called to duty, in addition to those already active and aiding in the state's response. -- Michigan
51 minutes agoA pancake breakfast sent dozens of DPD officers into quarantine -- Multiple exposures, including a pancake breakfast, sent 556 Detroit Police Department employees into quarantine, as of Friday. -- Detroit
16 hours agoBasketball games are prohibited in parks, Dearborn police say -- Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's order allows recreational activity with six feet of distance non-household members.
51 minutes agoPence tells Duggan supplies on way as Detroit coronavirus cases, deaths rise -- Detroit's number of positive confirmed cases of coronavirus is up to 1,381, with 31 deaths, according to the city
3 hours agoMich. officials at Roseville nursing home with suspected outbreak
1 hour agoCoronavirus cases spike in Michigan prisons
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1 hour agoCoronavirus live updates: Detroit is new hotspot for fast-spreading cases
1 hour agoWhitmer: Mich. grateful for federal help, but state needs much more
3 hours agoWhitmer signs order to restore water to Michigan homes
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1 hour agoFord confirms 2 workers die after coronavirus -- A second automaker reports worker deaths related to COVID-19 within one week, this time Ford Motor Co. Fiat Chrysler reported two pandemic victims.
4 hours agoDetroit auto show canceled as TCF Center to become field hospital -- The 2020 North American International Auto Show in Detroit has been canceled because FEMA chose the TCF Center to become an emergency field hospital. -- DETROIT AUTO SHOW
17 hours agoSuspect in custody after fatal shooting -- A 48-year-old woman is in custody after shooting a man as he was driving away Saturday at approximately 1:30 p.m., according to Detroit police. -- Detroit
1 hour ago' Southeast Michigan is burning': Cases double every 3 days - How widespread coronavirus is in Michigan is unknown, but what we do know is that the official case count in the state is doubling every third day. Michigan
1 hour agoTrump OKs Michigan disaster declaration, Whitmer says it's 'a good start' -- The approval came despite Trump's public complaints that Whitmer has not shown sufficient appreciation for what his administration has done.
20 hours agoCoronavirus death toll now at 111 in Michigan -- Michiganders in the 50-59 age bracket make up 20% of confirmed cases, according to state data.
3 hours agoDrivers ed online for first time amid 'stay at home' order -- Driver education instructors can hold Segment 1 and Segment 2 instruction in a virtual classroom.
4 hours agoCoronavirus live updates: Detroit coronavirus cases, deaths continue to increase -- The latest news on the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on the Detroit area and around Michigan
19 hours agoFlooding, tornado, hail possible in parts of Michigan -- The National Weather Service recommends always having a severe weather safety plan and multiple ways to receive warnings.
16 hours ago15 Michigan sites being considered for field hospitals -- Among the proposed locations are the 725,000 sq. ft. TCF Center, the Detroit Pistons Performance Center and two dormitories at Wayne State University.
18 hours agoHenry Ford Health System hopes it never has to use this letter -- A document outlining the guidelines Henry Ford Health System would use to decide who gets life-saving treatment was for planning purposes only.
1 day agoHamtramck comes under fire for grocery store directive -- Hamtramck expected to rescind a directive requiring all fruit markets and grocery stores to cover fresh produce to stop spread of COVID-19.
20 hours agoMore than 20 patients may have COVID-19 at Roseville nursing home -- Fire crews have transported 21 patients with COVID-19 symptoms from Advantage Living Center Roseville to area hospitals.
1 day agoHow you can help others in metro Detroit -- Here is a running list of ways to help each other in metro Detroit during the coronavirus crisis.
11 days agoMichigan rolls out new jobless claim schedule -- The website and call center have been overwhelmed by the number of people filing claims, a situation that is likely to get even worse.
1 day agoDetroit Archdiocese: Still no meat on Fridays — for now -- With just a few Fridays left before Good Friday, Archdiocese of Detroit says no changes but the situation is being watched.
1 day agoQLINE streetcars shutting down after Sunday -- The loss in riders blamed on the COVID-19 outbreak means the QLINE, Detroit's streetcar system, will not haul passengers beginning Monday.
1 day agoDetroit's Swanson Funeral Home founder dies -- He was a funeral director, businessman, bank organizer, community leader and mentor.
1 day agoCoronavirus live updates: Trump signs $2-trillion relief bill -- Here's the latest news on the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on the Detroit area and around Michigan.
1 day agoDetroit drive-thru testing goes smoother than expected -- Due to the success of testing Friday, 400 people will be tested Saturday, 100 more than expected, Mayor Duggan said.
1 day agoMajor health care plan opens up free home medication delivery -- Priority Health members can take advantage of free home medication deliveries offered by national retailers.
1 day agoMark Wahlberg's restaurant providing free lunch to Beaumont workers -- Movie star Mark Wahlburg's restaurant, Wahlburgers, will provide free lunch to Beaumont Royal Oak workers as they continue to battle the coronavirus.
1 day agoDetroit police chief James Craig tests positive for coronavirus -- Detroit Police Chief James Craig has tested positive for COVID-19, Mayor Mike Duggan confirmed Friday afternoon.
1 day agoMichigan coronavirus cases surpass 3,600, with 92 deaths -- That means 32 more people have died from COVID-19 as of 10 a.m. Friday, according to data provided by the state Friday afternoon.
1 day agoIt's Boomers vs Millennials/Gen Z as coronavirus shuts down economy -- The coronavirus pandemic has exposed a generational chasm between Baby Boomers and some young Americans, such as Millennials and Gen-Zers.
1 day agoSurgeon general on pandemic: Detroit will worsen next week -- Detroit, Chicago and New Orleans "will have a worse week next week," Surgeon General Jerome Adams said on "CBS This Morning."
1 day agoEssential workers in Wayne, Oakland must be screened for illness daily -- Wayne and Oakland issued emergency orders this week mandating the screening of all essential personnel for illnesses, exposure to COVID-19
1 day agoMichigan snowbirds weigh risks of returning home -- For some, the risks of leaving were too high. Others just want to be home.
1 day agoLongtime industry could help Michiganders get cash during coronavirus crisis -- Pawn shops fill the gap for those struggling through COVID-19 pandemic
1 day agoMacomb County Prosecutor Eric Smith arraigned in embezzlement case -- Macomb County Prosecutor Eric Smith and three others are accused in an embezzlement probe by the Michigan Attorney General's Office.
1 day agoWord is spreading about Royal Oak musician's porch performances -- People peddling bikes and driving by in cars stopped, neighbors came out of their homes and recorded with their phones.
2 days agoCorrections & Clarifications -- The following corrections and clarifications have been published by Detroit Free Press.
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