Michigan Daybook

Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Friday, Jan. 22.

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NEW EVENT: Friday, Jan. 22 9:30 AM Michigan Gov. Whitmer provides COVID-19 update (virtual) – Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer provides an update regarding coronavirus (COVID-19) and the continued efforts to slow the spread of the virus, via virtual press conference with Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) Chief Medical Executive Dr Joneigh Khaldun

Weblinks: http://www.michigan.gov, https://twitter.com/migov

Contacts: State of Michigan press, Press@Michigan.gov

To RSVP and attend the press conference virtually, please email press@michigan.gov with your first and last name and outlet. RSVPs will be considered in the order they are received and space is limited. To be considered, RSVPs must be received by 9:00 AM TODAY If your participation is confirmed you will receive a confirmation email from our office with further directions.


Friday, Jan. 22 10:30 AM Michigan state Sen. Sylvia Santana hosts virtual coffee hour

Weblinks: http://www.house.mi.gov/home.asp

Contacts: Nick Cook, ncook@senate.michigan.gov, 1 517 373 0990


NEW EVENT: Friday, Jan. 22 11:30 AM Berrien County health leaders provide COVID-19 update – Berrien County Health Department Health Officer Nicki Britten and Spectrum Health Lakeland President Dr Loren Hamel provides updates on coronavirus (COVID-19), including ongoing COVID-19 vaccination efforts, via virtual event

Weblinks: http://www.berriencounty.org

Contacts: Gillian Conrad, Berrien County Health Department, gconrad@bchdmi.org, 1 269 927 5624

The update will be streamed via Facebook Live on the Berrien County Health Department Facebook page @bchdmi.



NEW EVENT: Saturday, Jan. 23 6:00 PM Detroit Historical Society Boom Town Ball annual fundraiser, held virtually

Weblinks: http://detroithistorical.org/

Contacts: Sarah Murphy, Detroit Historical Society, sarahm@detroithistorical.org, 1 313 833 1262

All virtual, tickets at http://bit.ly/3oEPH4H