Local COVID-19 Updates

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Local schools have no plans to shut down in-person learning or athletic activity after Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and the state health department requested schools do so last week.

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District Health Department No. 10 reports that the COVID-19 B117 variant has now been confirmed in four of the 10 counties within its jurisdiction. Currently, there are five cases in Kalkaska County, and one case each in Mecosta, Missaukee and Wexford counties.

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Due to the increasing rates of COVID-19 and the spread of COVID-19 variants, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) has reinstituted a standard 14-day quarantine for all close contacts to a positive COVID-19 case.

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Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital provides a bi-weekly community update regarding activities and current information. Some content will be related to the COVID-19 pandemic as new information becomes available or changes occur. Other content will be general information related to Spectrum He…

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GRAND RAPIDS — As a result of significantly increasing numbers of patients admitted with COVID-19 and the increase in community positivity rate, Spectrum Health is revising its visitor policies.

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District Health Department #10 (DHD#10) announced Tuesday, March 23 that all 10 offices will be open to the public for all services starting Wednesday, March 24. Visitors are asked wear a mask, social distance, and do not enter if sick. For those who do not have a mask, one will be provided.

The COVID-19 Pandemic has had a myriad of adverse effects on many West Michigan households. Business slow-downs and job loss have caused great numbers to fall behind on rent and utility payments, many for the first time ever. 

District Health Department #10 (DHD#10) is hosting offsite mass vaccination clinics in all 10 counties to accommodate the larger number of eligible residents throughout the jurisdiction. These clinics are by appointment only – please no walk-ins.  

National COVID-19 Updates

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(The Center Square) – Iowa, Florida, Wyoming, South Dakota and Texas have the least coronavirus restrictions and have fully reopened, according to a new analysis of state regulated coronavirus restrictions published by the personal finance site, WalletHub,