Tag: outbreak

Children wearing masks in school

October 12, 2021

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

The bars of a jail cell door

October 8, 2021

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

an empty classroom

October 5, 2021

Schools without mask requirements are more likely to experience more and more severe outbreaks.

Children wearing masks in school

September 14, 2021

The state reported three school outbreaks in Kalamazoo County in its latest weekly report.

Two children with backpacks wearing face masks

September 8, 2021

No new outbreaks in Kalamazoo County yet, but infections beginning in area schools.

a map showing COVID measurement regions in Michigan

August 26, 2021

State health officials say the southwest Michigan Kalamazoo Region is the biggest COVID hotspot in the state.

a woman pushes a mop in a school hallway while wearing a mask

May 18, 2021

The latest report from the state shows no new or ongoing COVID outbreaks in schools in Kalamazoo County for the first time since reporting began.

The bars of a jail cell door

April 27, 2021

In the past two weeks, the jail has counted more COVID infections than during the first year of the pandemic.

Two children with backpacks wearing face masks

March 31, 2021

School outbreaks of COVID are already high, but school leaders worry it could go higher once students return from break.

the door of a shop with a sign that reads "face covering required"

March 24, 2021

Infection rates are rising, leading some to wonder if Michigan reopened too soon.