Coronavirus headline roundup: Friday, April 17


TMSG: Teen’s 3D Help for Hospitals

Lost insurance & need insulin? Makers offer it free or cheap

This small business owner applied for PPP four times, still didn’t get a loan

MSU to freeze tuition in response to pandemic

Bar and restaurant owners have an additional week to request spirits buyback

26-year-old Owosso man charged with spitting on police officer

Claimants asked to avoid certifying claims this Monday in order to keep the system functioning properly

State health officials report 30,023 cases, 2,227 deaths from COVID-19 in Michigan
Emergency relief fund available to nonprofit arts and cultural organizations

Gov. Whitmer announces “Stay Home, Stay Mindful website” for mental health

‘Goodnight, Mickey!’: Disney’s popular bedtime hotline for kids returns

‘LIBERATE MICHIGAN!’: Trump tweets at Democratic governors of three states to lift coronavirus restrictions

Virus forced schools online, but many students didn’t follow

Illinois spent $17 million on masks from China that are now being recalled in other states

Meet the sign language interpreters creating buzz during the coronavirus pandemic

Watch: With new guidelines in place, are states prepared to reopen?

‘See You on the Other Side’: Yooper musician writes song inspired by pandemic

Pro-Trump protesters push back on stay-at-home orders

Amid talk of restarting economy, virus keeps killing in NYC

Families owed child support will receive funds intercepted from stimulus payments, MDHHS

As pandemic hits restaurants hard, some chefs sue insurers over denied claims: “we need help”

Debt collectors are going after Americans’ stimulus checks — and the CARES act allows it

Navy identifies Arkansas sailor as first active-duty military member to die of coronavirus

Gov. Whitmer issues Executive Order temporarily extending certification of pesticide applications

25 years after Oklahoma City bombing, anxiety remains high

Temporary shelter opens during COVID-19 pandemic

Italian police probe nursing home with 190 reported COVID-19 deaths

Barry-Eaton District Health Department orders temporary quarantine for Mallard Pond Village

Henry Ford Health System reports more than 1,300 COVID-19 patients discharged home

Lansing Mayor Schor responds to “Operation Gridlock” protests

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