ClickOnDetroit Morning Briefing -- Sept. 24, 2020
What to know today 🌅Attention Michigan voters: Ballots mailed out todayIf you requested an absentee ballot in Michigan for November, your ballot will be mailed out today. A record number of Michigan voters opted to vote by mail for both the May and August elections this year, and an even larger number is expected to vote by mail this November. By law, Michigan clerks must begin mailing requested absent voter ballots to voters 40 days before the election -- which is September 24. The coronavirus originally had the state making dire budget predictions that there would be a more than $1 billion hole to fill. The number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in Michigan has risen to 118,615 as of Wednesday, including 6,692 deaths, state officials report.
ClickOnDetroit NIGHTSIDE REPORT -- Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020
WATCH Local 4 News at 11Metro Detroit weather: Reality check after warm temperatures last into weekendFall continues to masquerade as summer in Metro Detroit, but dry conditions will persist a bit longer. Over the past six months, Metro Detroit drivers have had to cope with a new hazard: Gunfire. The final push is on -- the final day to fill out the 2020 U.S. Census is Sept. 30. On Wednesday, Whitmer signed Executive Order 2020-182 and Executive Directive 2020-10 to create the MI Healthy Climate Plan. Players are required to wear masks to help slow the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).
Rising Detroit rap star known as ‘Jizzle P’ shot and killed in front of mother
DETROIT – A rising star in Detroit’s rap community was shot and killed Tuesday night while sitting in a car on the city’s west side. Aaron Mays, better known as Jizzle P, was just starting to get some attention on the national stage. His mother, Senekua Mays, said she walked out of her home at 8:15 p.m. on Tuesday night. “My heart don’t hurt, my soul hurt ... “I couldn’t see his face at all the fire from the gun it was just too ...” his mother said.