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Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Q&A

COVID-19: What it is and how it spreads. What is coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)? COVID-19 is caused by a new respiratory virus. In December 2019, the virus began circulating in humans. Health experts are concerned because little is known about this new virus and it has the potential to cause severe illness and pneumonia.  What Read More…

Community Update – March 15

As of 12 p.m. Sunday, March 15, there are still no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Grand Traverse County. Everyone in our community has the responsibility to help limit the spread of this disease through social distancing measures.  What do Social Distancing Measures mean? Stay at least six feet away from others when in a Read More…