Category: COVID-19

chart showing average COVID-19 infections in Kalamazoo County since March 2020

July 28, 2022

COVID infection numbers are on the rise again in Michigan, as BA.5 continues to spread. Kalamazoo County has seen similar increases, but the CDC has downgraded its community level from High to Medium.

chart showing average COVID-19 infections in Kalamazoo County since March 2020

July 20, 2022

New infection numbers were flat over the past week in Kalamazoo County and Michigan. At the same time, experts say the BA.5 subvariant is spreading fast and continues to make itself known.

chart showing average COVID-19 infections in Kalamazoo County since March 2020

July 13, 2022

COVID-19 case numbers went up following the July 4 holiday weekend. But that may not be the only thing leading to more infections.

chart showing average COVID-19 infections in Kalamazoo County since March 2020

July 6, 2022

After spiking a week ago, the number of new COVID infections dropped again over the past week. But experts are keeping an eye out for any post-holiday effects.

chart showing average COVID-19 infections in Kalamazoo County since March 2020

June 29, 2022

New cases of COVID-19 rose 10% over the last week amid the spread of newer versions of the Omicron variant. COVID deaths also jumped in the past week.

chart showing average COVID-19 infections in Kalamazoo County since March 2020

June 22, 2022

COVID infection numbers have been dropping for five straight weeks now, but rates are still higher than they were a year ago.

chart showing average COVID-19 infections in Kalamazoo County since March 2020

June 16, 2022

The number of new COVID-19 cases dropped 15% over the past week. But deaths increased slightly, especially in Kalamazoo County.

chart showing average COVID-19 infections in Kalamazoo County since March 2020

June 9, 2022

The decline in new COVID-19 infections in Michigan is slowing down. And a drop in deaths has turned out to be a blip.

chart showing average COVID-19 infections in Kalamazoo County since March 2020

June 2, 2022

The number of new cases of COVID-19 fell 25% over the past week, suggesting the spring surge of the virus is truly over. But the data is less cheery in Kalamazoo County.

chart showing average COVID-19 infections in Kalamazoo County since March 2020

May 19, 2022

New infection numbers rose just 8% in the past week after jumping 30% for each of the previous five weeks. Is it a sign COVID is slowing again?