Governor Whitmer is giving an update on COVID-19 in Michigan


LANSING, Mich. – Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer will provide information on Tuesday on the handling of COVID-19 by the state.

READ: What you need to know about COVID-19 in Michigan before Governor Whitmer’s briefing on Tuesday afternoon

In addition to Whitmer, Dr. Joneigh Khaldun, medical chief of the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, will join.

The briefing is scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday. You can watch it live in the stream above.

Michigan currently in the middle of a three-week “break” which enclose indoor catering for restaurants, personal courses for colleges and high schools, and much more.

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The restrictions, which took effect Nov. 18 and run through Dec. 8, require all Michigan residents to work from home unless they have to do their work in person.

Indoor dining services are no longer allowed in bars or restaurants. Casinos, movie theaters, stadiums and arenas should remain closed.

Bowling alleys, skating rinks, bingo halls, games rooms and indoor water parks should also be closed.

All high school and college classes must be conducted remotely.

Organized sports will be shut down, not counting professional sports and the number one sports in the NCAA. Indoor group fitness classes are no longer allowed.

Monday (November 30) Michigan reported A total of 360,449 COVID-19 cases and 9,134 deaths.

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