Author: Joe Buczek

Michigan Health Officials Report 1,193 New Coronavirus Cases, 23 Deaths

Michigan health officials are reporting 1,193 new cases of the coronavirus and 23 additional COVID-19 deaths. Michigan has now had 579,284 total confirmed coronavirus cases and 15,296 COVID-19 deaths. As of Feb. 12, 517,991 Michiganders have recovered from the virus. The state defines ‘recovered’ as the number of persons with a confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis who are alive 30 days post-onset…

Focus Podcast: The Pandemic is a Teachable Moment

The pandemic is obviously terrible in almost every way. But some medical students are actually benefitting from the hands-on experience COVID-19 is offering. 9&10’s David Lyden caught up with Debra Kimball-Christie, the program director of CMU’s Physician Assistant program, and PA student Haley McNabb and discussed how students are getting involved in vaccination clinics. 9&10News · Focus – The Pandemic…

DNR Reminds Anglers of Ice Shanty Removal Dates

The Michigan DNR is reminding anglers that ice shanty removal dates are quickly approaching. Ice shanties on Lake St. Clair, located northeast of Detroit, must be removed before sunset Sunday, Feb. 21. Shanties in the northern Lower Peninsula must be removed by midnight Monday, March 15. Those counties include Alcona, Alpena, Antrim, Arenac, Bay, Benzie, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Clare, Crawford, Emmet,…

Crash Closes Northbound US-131 Near 20 Mile Road

A crash on US-131 closed part of the freeway in Osceola County Friday morning. The Michigan Department of Transportation says the northbound lane of US-131 was closed near exit 168 and 20 Mile Road for approximately two hours following a rollover accident in Burdell Township. The driver, an 18-year-old man from Mecosta County and two passengers sustained injuries with one…

TVC to Offer Non-Stop Flights to Boston

Cherry Capital Airport will soon offer non-stop flights to Boston. American Airlines will offer non-stop flights to Boston Logan International Airport beginning Saturday, June 5. The flights will be offered Thursday through Sunday. The new service is on an Embraer E175s that seats 76 passengers. “With this alliance American Airlines is offering another great opportunity to travel east by adding…

Michigan Health Officials Report 888 New Coronavirus Cases, 85 Deaths

Michigan health officials are reporting 888 new cases of the coronavirus and 85 additional COVID-19 deaths. Michigan has now had 578,091 total confirmed coronavirus cases and 15,273 COVID-19 deaths. The deaths announced Thursday includes 72 deaths identified during a vital records review. As of Feb. 12, 517,991 Michiganders have recovered from the virus. The state defines ‘recovered’ as the number…

Michigan Attorney General Examining DTE’s Request to Increase Customer Gas Rates

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel announced Thursday that she is intervening in DTE Gas Company’s recently filed customer rate increase case. In a rate case filed Tuesday before the Michigan Public Service Commission, DTE is requesting a $195 million annual increase in rates, which would represent an increase for residential customers of more than 11 percent. Nessel and a group of expert witnesses will examine DTE’s request and…

Michigan Health Officials Report 939 New Coronavirus Cases, 11 Deaths

Michigan health officials are reporting 939 new cases of the coronavirus and 11 additional COVID-19 deaths. Michigan has now had 577,203 total confirmed coronavirus cases and 15,188 COVID-19 deaths. As of Feb. 12, 517,991 Michiganders have recovered from the virus. The state defines ‘recovered’ as the number of persons with a confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis who are alive 30 days post-onset…

Michigan Health Officials Report 775 New Coronavirus Cases, 19 Deaths

Michigan health officials are reporting 775 new cases of the coronavirus and 19 additional COVID-19 deaths. Michigan has now had 576,264 total confirmed coronavirus cases and 15,177 COVID-19 deaths. As of Feb. 12, 517,991 Michiganders have recovered from the virus. The state defines ‘recovered’ as the number of persons with a confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis who are alive 30 days post-onset…