Coronavirus Updates

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Michigan’s COVID-19 hotline, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.: (888) 535-6136

Official Sites

MSU Extension Resources for Travel and Tourism

State of Michigan Coronavirus Site

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services

Luce, Mackinac, Alger, Schoolcraft (LMAS) District Health Department Updates

Asked Questions About Coronavirus Disease (Michigan)

Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Mackinac Straits Health System COVID-19

Chippewa County Health Department

Michigan Small Business During COVID-19

How To Protect Yourself

State Executive Orders

Executive Order 2020-161, July 29, 2020

Executive Order 2020-160, July 29, 2020

Entertainment, Education, General Information

City of Mackinac Island COVID-19 Business Action Plan

Can’t sew? A Face Mask for the Rest of Us

A Good Video on Shopping and Bringing Groceries Home

Dr. Sanjay Gupta on Proper Hand Washing

How To Make A Mask

Another Mask Making Site

Mackinac Island Travel Advisory

PBS Selection of Immersive  Museum Sites

St. Ignace News Stories

Extension Order to May 15

Q&A for the April 30 Extension Order

Governor Whitmer Extends Stay Home Order through April 30

Governor Whitmer Issues Statewide Stay at Home Executive Order March 23, 2020

Local Closures Announced To Curb Coronavirus Spread March 20, 2020

Measures Will Help Control Pandemic March 17, 2020

Schools Across Michigan Are Closed To Help Protect Public Health; No Homework Required March 17, 2020

Unemployment Benefits Are Expanded During Virus Outbreak March 17, 2020

Businesses, Government Offices Make Changes To Address Public Health Concerns March 17, 2020

Sales Surge at Local Grocery Stores, As Employees Ramp Up Sanitation Efforts March 17, 2020

MHSAA Sports Are Suspended During COVID-19 Outbreak March 17, 2020

Schools, Local Groups To Provide Meals During School Closures March 17, 2020

EUP at ‘Very Low Risk’ for New Virus March 10, 2020

Travel Groups Forming Task Forces on Virus March 10, 2020