Experts are concerned that a new variant of COVID-19, “omicron,” could possibly be even more contagious than the delta variant and more resistant to vaccinations.
It’s that time of the year again for one of the biggest rivalry face-offs in the country. The Michigan-Ohio State game always brings thousands of alumni back to their old college stomping grounds -- and, in some cases, enemy territory.
While the Friday after Thanksgiving is, for most, dedicated to shopping, the following Saturday is devoted to shopping local.
Small Business Saturday was created to encourage consumers to support the businesses and people in their communities during the holiday season.
Paul Whelan’s parents recorded a Thanksgiving message from their son, who remains inside a Russian prison.
The COVID-19 pandemic has been tough on Detroit businesses, as many people stay home and shop online. But the Detroit Economic Growth Corporation is determined to get people out of their houses and into shops.
Weather forecast: Accumulating afternoon snowfall ahead ❄️
Michigan reported 17,003 new cases of COVID-19 and 280 virus-related deaths Wednesday -- an average of 8,501.5 cases over a two-day period. Of the 280 deaths announced Wednesday, 143 were identified during a review of records.
Note: The state did not publish new COVID data on Friday, Nov. 26 due to the Thanksgiving holiday. The next data update is expected Monday, Nov. 29.
Wednesday’s update brings the total number of confirmed COVID cases in Michigan to 1,276,264, including 23,595 deaths. These numbers are up from 1,259,261 cases and 23,315 deaths, as of Monday.