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No, It's Not Over -- Michigan's Delta Variant Cases Climb

Update, 8:20 a.m. Sunday: There were 182 identified cases of the Delta variant in Michigan as of Friday -- more than double the number identified three days earlier, the Detroit Free Press reports. Original article, Saturday:. If you think the deadly plague has ended, think again. A week ago, Michigan...
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Get Caught Up: How new CDC mask guidelines for vaccinated affects Michigan

DETROIT – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reversed course Tuesday on some masking guidelines, recommending that even vaccinated people return to wearing masks indoors in parts of the U.S. where the coronavirus is surging. “Get Caught Up” is ClickOnDetroit’s Saturday news review to help readers catch up...
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Michigan State announces new COVID-19 policies beginning Aug. 1

Michigan State University President Samuel L. Stanley announced late Friday afternoon new COVID-19 policies that will take effect for campus Aug. 1 and for this fall. Following new guidance from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) related to concerns around some of the new variants of the novel coronavirus, Michigan State has brought back the mandatory mask policy for everyone regardless of vaccine status when indoors in MSU buildings or facilities. This policy will remain in effect through at least the first few weeks of the semester starting in September. Unclear is the impact this will have on fans attending the Youngstown State game on Sept. 11 as to what will be considered indoors and not.
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Delta variant spreads across W. MI, Branch County

West Michigan health officials warned of more outbreaks as the highly contagious Delta variant continues to spread. New data from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services shows 182 Delta variant cases in Michigan, including 12 cases in Branch County, the third highest of any county statewide. Oakland County has the most Delta variant cases with 26 and Wayne County has the second highest amount with 13, according to state data.
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Both B1G Michigan schools mandating vaccinations

University of Michigan and Michigan State University announced on Friday that both schools will require confirmed vaccination status ahead of their Fall academic season. University staff and students present for in-person instruction must provide proof of vaccination. Masks will also be mandated to be worn indoors, regardless of vaccination status.
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Michigan State requiring students, staff get COVID-19 vaccine

Michigan State had hoped training camp would be the first step in the return to a normal fall football season, but less than a week away from the Spartans’ first practice, things are starting to feel more like 2020 than previously anticipated. Starting Aug. 1, MSU is requiring masks to...
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Increases in violent crime and pandemic stresses highlight shortage of mental health workers across Michigan

There are approximately 35 licensed mental health professionals for every 10,000 Michigan residents, a significant shortage brought to light as violent crime reaches record levels and the COVID-19 pandmeic continues to create additional stresses and emotional challenges for many families. The uptick in violent crime, coupled with the added stresses...
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Michigan Medicine becomes latest health system to require COVID-19 vaccine for employees

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (FOX 2) - Michigan Medicine is the latest health system to require its employees to get vaccinated against COVID-19. The announcement came Friday, along with the requirement that students on all three of the University of Michigan's campuses – Ann Arbor, Dearborn, and Flint – must be vaccinated. The vaccine is required by the start of the fall semester, which is Aug. 30.
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WATCH: MSU changes course requiring COVID vaccine for staff & students

EAST LANSING, Mich. (WLNS)– On Friday, just hours after the University of Michigan announced they would require all staff, students, and faculty to get a COVID-19 vaccine before the fall semester, Michigan State University announced a similar action. In a letter to the MSU community, President Samuel Stanley Jr. said...
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MSU and Michigan to Require COVID Vaccine for Fall Semester

Students attending Michigan and Michigan State this fall will be required to get the COVID vaccine. In recent press releases from both Michigan State University and the University of Michigan, the schools have announced that all students and staff must have the COVID-19 before returning to campus facilities. Michigan State...