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Detroit daily Round-Up: Wayne County's economy projected to recover to full health by 2023 and more

Ashanti Seabron
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(DETROIT, Mich.) Hello and welcome to this Tuesday's edition of the Detroit daily roundup. Mother Nature must get a kick out of letting southeastern Michiganders live under the clouds, this weather has been depressing for a while now!

Today is Tuesday, October 12, let's check out Detroit's biggest stories of the day.

According to U-M report, Wayne County's economy set to be fully recovered from COVID-19 by 2023
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According to a report released by economists at the University of Michigan on Monday, Wayne County's economy is on its way to being fully recovered from COVID-19 in 2023.

The report also predicts that by 2023, Wayne County's unemployment rate will be the lowest it’s been in over 20 years.

Beaumont Health offering sign-on bonuses in attempt to overcome nurse shortage in Metro Detroit
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Across Metro Detroit, Beaumont Health is looking to hire in retain nurses in the face of a healthcare worker shortage.

In order to assist recruitment efforts, the hospital system is offering a $10,000 sign-on bonus for new nurse hires, and an additional $11,000 retention bonus for nurses who remain on staff.

Pre-production Hummer EVs being produced at GM'S Factory Zero
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At General Motors' Factory ZERO, the assembly line has begun to produce pre-production Hummer EV pickups.

The pickups currently are not for public sale, however, GMC has around 10,000 pre-orders for the vehicle.

Detroit Red Wings announce their complete 23-man roster for 2021-22 NHL campaign
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On Monday afternoon, the Detroit Red Wings announced their complete 23-man roster including 13 forwards, eight defenseman, two goalies and an additional player on injured reserve in preparation for the 2021-22 NHL season.

The roster is as follows:

Forwards (13):

  • RW Filip Zadina
  • C/W Robby Fabbri
  • C Mitchell Stephens
  • RW Lucas Raymond
  • C Pius Suter
  • C Michael Rasmussen
  • C Carter Rowney
  • RW Givani Smith
  • LW Tyler Bertuzzi
  • C Dylan Larkin
  • LW Adam Erne
  • C/W Sam Gagner
  • C/W Vladislav Namestnikov

Defensemen (8):

  • Nick Leddy (left shot)
  • Filip Hronek (right shot)
  • Marc Staal (left shot)
  • Gustav Lindstrom (right shot)
  • Moritz Seider (right shot)
  • Danny DeKeyser (left shot)
  • Troy Stecher (right shot)
  • Jordan Oesterle (left shot)

Goalies (2):

  • Alex Nedeljkovic
  • Thomas Greiss

Injured reserve (1):

  • LW Jakub Vrana

Detroit is set to play their season opener on Thursday, Oct. 14 at home against the Tampa Bay Lightning.

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Your go-to news source for everything happening in Detroit. Ashanti Lee Seabron is a lifelong Michigander who's worked as a writer since 2013. He's committed to detailed and pertinent news for Metro Detroit.

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