Kingdom

Michigan seeing high COVID-19 surge, but why?

12 days ago   |   By Wood TV

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - As Michigan becomes the nation's newest COVID-19 epicenter, health officials say there are several factors contributing to this surge.
“Right now, the numbers in Michigan seem to be about the worst in the country,” Adam London, administrative health officer with the Kent County Health Department, said. “There are probably a number of reasons for that - I think the higher prevalence of the COVID-19 variants here in Michigan is one of those reasons.”
The highly contagious B.1.1.7 variant, which originated in the United Kingdom, has spread quickly throughout the...
Read more ...

 

MDHHS partnering with colleges to get students COVID-19 vaccines

MDHHS partnering with colleges to get students COVID-19 vaccines

12 days ago   |   By Wood TV

LANSING, Mich. - In an effort to get more vaccinated for COVID-19, the state health department announced Thursday that the shot will be more assessable to college students.
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services said it will be distributing doses of the COVID-19 vaccine to local health department that partner with colleges.
"Vaccinating this group of the population right now makes a lot of sense as thousands of college and university students near the end of their academic year and are preparing to travel back home, start new jobs, take summer vacations, and interact with...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Kingdom      Coronavirus      Home      Kent County      Local News      Michigan      News      COVID-19 Vaccine FAQ      Friends      COVID-19 Vaccine  


Why The Resident Said Goodbye To An Original Series Star In Season 4

Why The Resident Said Goodbye To An Original Series Star In Season 4

The star explained the reasoning for departing The Resident . Read more ...

Strength Coaching Cuts Will Not End Strength and Conditioning at DMPS Schools

Strength Coaching Cuts Will Not End Strength and Conditioning at DMPS Schools

DES MOINES, Iowa - Budget cuts within Des Moines Public Schools will eliminate strength and conditioning coaches at each high school, but officials say a new way to prepare... Read more ...

Cruel Summer Is Here and We Don't Know Who to Believe

Cruel Summer Is Here and We Don't Know Who to Believe

Spoilers ahead for the first two episodes of Cruel Summer. Summer has arrived, and so has a new mystery. OK, summer has only really arrived on TV in the form of Freeform's... Read more ...

Supergirl Season 6: Why Kara's Story In The Phantom Zone Is Getting Old

Supergirl Season 6: Why Kara's Story In The Phantom Zone Is Getting Old

Supergirl 's final season storyline in the Phantom Zone has been a snore. Read more ...

'So Much More Work to Do': Metro Activists Reflect on Chauvin Verdict

'So Much More Work to Do': Metro Activists Reflect on Chauvin Verdict

DES MOINES, Iowa - A jury convicted former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd on Tuesday. Chauvin was found guilty on all charges... Read more ...

Family identifies 16-year-old girl killed in Ohio police shooting

Family identifies 16-year-old girl killed in Ohio police shooting

Viewer's description is advised. Some footage may be graphic COLUMBUS, Ohio - Columbus Police said one person was killed in an officer-involved shooting on the east side of the... Read more ...

Kim Kardashian Freaks Out as Nicola Coughlan Reveals How the Kardashians...

Kim Kardashian Freaks Out as Nicola Coughlan Reveals How the Kardashians Inspired Bridgerton

Just call her Kimberly Featherington. Kim Kardashian made her Bridgerton super fan status known at the end of March, just before Regé-Jean Page announced his exit from... Read more ...

Pelosi Hammered Over Comments Thanking George Floyd ‘For Sacrificing Your...

Pelosi Hammered Over Comments Thanking George Floyd ‘For Sacrificing Your Life For Justice'

Speaker Nancy Pelosi stunned a lot of people Tuesday with tone-deaf comments about George Floyd , following Derek Chauvin being found guilty of murder. Pelosi actually said... Read more ...

Celebrations among protesters after Chauvin found guilty in death of George...

Celebrations among protesters after Chauvin found guilty in death of George Floyd

MINNEAPOLIS - Protests and celebrations broke out across the country after Derek Chauvin was found guilty on all three counts, including murder and manslaughter charges, in the... Read more ...

After Chauvin, Minnesota set to prosecute three other officers in Floyd death

After Chauvin, Minnesota set to prosecute three other officers in Floyd death

MINNEAPOLIS - With the conviction of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd on Tuesday, prosecutors will begin turning their attention to... Read more ...