Author: Joe Buczek

The Four Podcast – Welcome Back

The Four Podcast is back as Michelle Dunaway, Melissa Smith and Jamie Thompson are sharing your stories of how you’re staying busy and positive during the coronavirus pandemic. the four · The Four Podcast – Welcome Back Categories: Podcast – the four, the four

For The Community, By The Community Podcast: Michigan Breast Cancer Coalition

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and while many groups have had to cancel annual events, it’s still important to raise awareness through education. This month on the For the Community, By the Community Podcast, Courtney Doyle talks with Maria Lyzen from the Michigan Breast Cancer Coalition to learn about their mission and how you can get involved. To learn…

Focus Podcast: Fighting the Virus With Your Blood

One of the treatments for people battling the worst of COVID-19 is convalescent plasma. But there’s suddenly a shortage of plasma to help these patients. On the latest Focus Podcast, Dr. Dan Waxman from Versiti explains what’s going on and how you may be able to help save lives. 9&10News · Focus – Fighting the Virus With Your Blood Categories:…

Michigan Officials Report 780 New COVID-19 Cases, 7 Deaths

Michigan health officials are reporting 780 new cases of the coronavirus and seven additional COVID-19 deaths. Following a recent surge in COVID-19 cases in the Upper Peninsula, or Region 8, Governor Gretchen Whitmer is moving the region back to Phase 4 of the MI Safe Start Plan, effective Friday, Oct. 9. Michigan now has 126,358 total confirmed coronavirus cases and…

Focus Podcast: Un-Trashing Michigan Water

There are big developments this week having to do with the quality of Michigan’s water. On the latest Focus Podcast, we’ve got details of the state’s MI Clean Water plan and we’ll hear from EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler who was in Traverse City to announce federal funding for an effort to get trash out of the Great Lakes. 9&10News ·…

Joe, Jill Biden Test Negative for Coronavirus

Democratic presidential nominee and former Vice President Joe Biden and his wife, Dr. Jill Biden, have both tested negative for the coronavirus, Biden’s campaign announced Friday. The announcement comes in the wake of President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump testing positive for the coronavirus. I’m happy to report that Jill and I have tested negative for COVID. Thank…

Focus Podcast: The Budget, Climate Goals and Taking on Trump

It’s another conversation with Governor Gretchen Whitmer. This time about the new state budget deal, her executive order setting the goal for Michigan to be carbon-neutral by 2050, and her attempt to get an investigation into the Trump administration’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic. 9&10News · Focus – The Budget, Climate Goals and Taking on Trump Categories: Coronavirus, Podcast –…

For the Community, By the Community Podcast – SEEDS

As kids start returning to school, many virtually or without their usual after school activities, parents may be looking for some fulfilling ways to keep their kids busy. Luckily, northern Michigan has some amazing nonprofits that offer unique out of school learning opportunities and so much more for their communities. This month on the For the Community, By the Community…