Pfizer and BioNTech applied for emergency use authorization for their vaccine Friday. Vaccines would be distributed from Kalamazoo.
The fall semester is effectively over. Colleges and universities handled COVID in different ways and with differing degrees of success.
State counts 100K new cases in 15 days. WMU infection rates increasing. Hospitalizations close to breaking records.
As COVID surges throughout the region, Kalamazoo’s medical system is reaching its breaking point.
As area hospitals reach capacity, staffing is a bigger problem affecting their ability to respond to COVID.
State reported highest new deaths since May. Kalamazoo County breaks record for new cases. Hospitalizations still rising as area hospitals approach capacity.
The downtown Kalamazoo restaurant is taking a break this year due to COVID concerns.
State safety ambassadors plan to “blanket the state” to advise businesses about COVID rules.
After years of declining enrollment, WMU is launching plans to reshape how it teaches students.
WMU breaks 1K COVID infections for the semester. State’s average new cases drops slightly. Death rate rises in Kalamazoo. Many hospitals are nearing capacity.