Category: COVID-19

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

October 14, 2021

Hospitalizations continue to rise in Michigan. Positivity rate is flat in Kzoo as it nears 12% in Michigan.

a health worker injects a COVID-19 vaccine into a man's shoulder

October 13, 2021

People in the lowest vaccinated counties are twice as likely to die of COVID as their more vaccinated neighbors.

Children wearing masks in school

October 12, 2021

The coronavirus is wreaking havoc with young children’s education.

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

October 12, 2021

Hospitalizations pass 2K. Michigan one of five states where COVID is growing.

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

October 11, 2021

New infection rates are picking up speed. Kzoo’s positivity rate breaks 9%.

The front entrance of Pfizer's Portage facility

October 8, 2021

A vaccine advisory group is scheduled to review the application October 26.

Students play football in WMU's Waldo Stadium

October 8, 2021

A federal appeals court shot down the university’s vaccine mandate for athletes.

The bars of a jail cell door

October 8, 2021

Officials say 21 officers and 16 inmates have come down with the coronavirus.

A woman puts protective face mask loops around her ears.

October 7, 2021

The resolution would have prompted the county’s health officer to rescind the order requiring masks in most schools.

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

October 7, 2021

COVID infections resurging in Kalamazoo and Michigan. County reports two new deaths.