covid over

For the first time since mid-March 2020, I worked a full week in the office.

With the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention loosening restrictions for vaccinated people, and the state ending its remote-work policy because 55 percent of Michiganders 16 and older have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, it was only a matter of time before the news team would be reassembled.

Andy Steinke is features editor at The Herald-Palladium. Email him at, or follow him on Twitter @DecodingDadhood.