The governor said students are falling behind due to virtual learning and urged schools to return to in-person classes.
New case numbers are rising in Michigan, as are deaths. Hospitalizations continue to fall as positivity rates stay stubbornly high. Things are worse in Kalamazoo County on all counts.
Kalamazoo County health officials say they don’t have enough supply of the vaccines to open up to new patient groups yet.
The county plans to expand access to vaccines in the coming weeks.
COVID case numbers and deaths are rising again in Kalamazoo and Michigan. Kalamazoo reaches highest death average of pandemic.
Starting next Monday, teachers, essential workers, and those 65 and older will be able to receive COVID vaccines.
Health officials say a new and more contagious variant of the COVID virus is probably already in Michigan, but screening hasn’t proven it. Yet.
COVID measurements in Michigan have hit a plateau. Kalamazoo County infections and deaths are rising again. The positivity rate is moving back up. Vaccinations are moving slowly.
Once identified as suffering from “brain drain,” Kalamazoo is getting a lift from its newfound vaccine fame.
Kalamazoo County reports COVID numbers for first time in nearly a week. State counts decrease slightly. Hospitalizations are rising again. 140K Michiganders have been vaccinated.