a gloved hand holds a vial of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine and a syringe

May 7, 2021

Two pharmacy chains have moved to on-demand COVID vaccinations.

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

May 7, 2021

The state death average is still rising. Hospitalizations declining in Kalamazoo and statewide.

a woman holding a syringe of vaccine

May 6, 2021

If trends continue as they are, we may not hit 70% vaccination until the end of the summer.

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

May 6, 2021

Kalamazoo positivity rate drops below 12%. State poised to pass 18K deaths.

a man in a face mask jogs in a park

May 5, 2021

Beginning Thursday, state health leaders will loosen rules on mask wearing outdoors.

prom dates in tux and gown wearing COVID masks

May 5, 2021

Michigan health leaders offer guidance on how to hold prom with COVID safety in mind.

a teenage girl with headphone on looking at a phone

May 5, 2021

The pandemic has kept teenagers from doing normal teenager things, and its extracting a price.

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

May 5, 2021

Positivity declining slowly. Hospitalizations fall below 3K for the first time in a month.

a sign for Pfizer Global Supply

May 4, 2021

The FDA is expected to approve the Pfizer vaccine for kids 12 to 15 by next week.

a woman being vaccinated

May 4, 2021

Getting vaccines out to minority communities has been difficult. So far, FHC has administered more than 5K of them.