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Wednesday, April 8, 2020

COMMENTARY: U.S. could use Cuba’s help to fight COVID-19

By F. Akil Fudail In 2005 the late Cuban leader Fidel Castro created the Henry Reeve International Medical Bridgade, which consists of thousands  of Cuban...

Mercy Health offers drive-through COVID-19 testing

Grand Rapids– Mercy Health now offers two drive-through testing centers, located in Grand Rapids and Muskegon, for patients with a provider order to be...

Nationally Grocery workers are beginning to die of coronavirus

Tribune Newswire According to the Washington Post at least four people — who had worked at Walmart, Trader Joe’s and Giant — have passed away...

University of Pittsburg Medical Center has developed possible COVID-19 vaccine

University of Pittsburg Medical Center noted to media they began working on the development of a COVID-19 coronavirus vaccine in January. It’s now being reported...

57-year old Muskegon man dies of COVID-19 brings total to four local deaths

Muskegon– With great sadness, Public Health – Muskegon County reports one additional COVID-19 death in Muskegon County. The individual was a 57-year-old male. A...

COMMENTARY: MATS should install protective shields around drivers or suspend service

The Associated Press and other news outlets are reporting that a Public Bus driver out of Detroit just died of COVID-19.  Jason Hargrove, a...

April is Alcohol Awareness Month – Keep Booze in Check Especially During Coronavirus

Lansing - As Michiganders hunker down with stay-at-home orders during this coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, the Michigan Liquor Control Commission (MLCC) urges moderation in booze...

Whitmer Declares Disaster, Asks Legislature To Extend Emergency

Governor Gretchen Whitmer declared a state of disaster today because of the COVID-19 pandemic and asked the Legislature to extend the state of emergency and...

Social distancing extended to April 30

Those looking forward to April 13, 2020 as the end of social distancing will have to wait longer. On Sunday March 29, President Donald Trump...

Treasury: Taxpayers, Tax Preparers Be Ready for Stimulus Scams

LANSING – Michigan’s taxpayers and tax preparers should be extra vigilant for federal stimulus scams, according to the Michigan Department of Treasury. With many taxpayers...