Tag: surge

a chart showing projected COVID-19 increases

August 20, 2021

New data models from state epidemiologists show another surge on the horizon, similar to the spring surge.

a chart showing high COVID-19 infections in the spring in Michigan

July 1, 2021

New data modeling shows what the spring surge might have looked like had the Delta variant gotten here earlier.

A sign on a gate reads "Mask required for entry"

June 29, 2021

The spring surge of the pandemic killed more than 4K and sent thousands to the hospitals.

a sticker on a shirt reads "I got my COVID-19 vaccine"

June 7, 2021

Medical experts warn low COVID rates over the summer could lull people into a false sense of security.

a sunrise over downtown Kalamazoo

April 20, 2021

Infection rates have begun to turn around, but does that mean Michigan’s surge is coming to an end?

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

March 29, 2021

The rate of new infections in Michigan is surpassing every other state. Despite the rise, state leaders aren’t considering new restrictions.

a statue with a face mask on

March 18, 2021

Three weeks of rising case numbers indicate the state is in the beginning of a third surge of the coronavirus. But there are reasons to be hopeful.

a man wearing a mask is vaccinated against COVID-19

March 18, 2021

The county is also trying to get people vaccinated before the state opens up eligibility to everyone in April.

a statue of Santa Claus on the Kalamazoo Mall

January 19, 2021

COVID infections have mostly stalled or declined in Michigan since the December holidays. Kalamazoo County is an exception.

two healthcare workers in protective gear working on a COVID-19 patient

December 1, 2020

State COVID deaths have been rising dramatically in recent weeks, just as new COVID case numbers rose in October and November.