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CORUNNA — Nearly 40 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Shiawassee County over the past week, and another death has been tied to the respiratory virus.

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SHIAWASSEE COUNTY — During Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, the American Red Cross urges eligible donors to provide hope and healing to patients fighting cancer by giving blood or platelets.

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CORUNNA — Shiawassee County officials Wednesday said 33 new confirmed COVID-19 cases were reported in Shiawassee County over the past week.

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OWOSSO — Memorial Healthcare is offering a drive-thru flu vaccine clinic for anyone, 5 and older at the Memorial Healthcare Foundation, 1637 W. Main St., from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday and Oct. 17.

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CORUNNA — Local health officials Wednesday announced 23 county residents were diagnosed with COVID-19 over the past seven days, as the county recorded its 31st death since March.

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Lansing — The Red Cross encourages eligible individuals to schedule an appointment, download the free Blood Donor App, visit RedCrossBlood.org, call (800) 733-2767 or enable the Blood Donor Skill on any Alexa Echo device.

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CORUNNA — The Shiawassee County Health Department will be distributing more than 10,000 free face masks throughout the county in the coming weeks, thanks to a partnership with the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS).

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CORUNNA — Corunna Schools Superintendent John Fattal announced Thursday that a member of the high school football coaching staff has tested positive for COVID-19 and has been placed in isolation by the Shiawassee County Health Department.

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LANSING — The American Red Cross needs people of all races and ethnicities to give blood to help ensure a blood supply as diverse as the patients who depend on it.

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SHIAWASSEE AREA — After being forced by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to close as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, gyms in Michigan were allowed to reopen today — with various safeguards in place to reduce the risk of transmission of the coronavirus.

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OWOSSO — Memorial Healthcare continues to excel in matters related to patient experience and quality of care, according to new patient survey data released by Hospital Compare.

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LANSING — During Childhood Cancer Awareness Month this September, the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give blood or platelets to support kids, teens and young adults battling cancer, as well as others in need of transfusions.

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CORUNNA — Shiawassee County health officials Wednesday said the number of COVID-19 cases confirmed locally continues to climb steadily after months of declines — posting the largest one-week gain since May.

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SHIAWASSEE COUNTY — Residents’ options for COVID-19 diagnostic testing have just expanded, now that Memorial Healthcare has opened a drive-thru testing site.

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LANSING — According to an annual pathology report on Shiawassee County, drug overdose deaths fell 33 percent from the previous year, but fentanyl continues to play a key role in many fatalities.

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CORUNNA — For a fourth straight week, Shiawassee County health officials are reporting a double-digit increase in new coronavirus infections, with more than a dozen new cases from the previous weekly update.

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NEW LOTHROP — New Lothrop Area Public Schools will welcome back students with traditional face-to-face instruction, as well as fully online learning this fall in an effort to accommodate families amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

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OWOSSO — The Memorial Healthcare outpatient pharmacy is launching a new specialty program to enhance care for patients with chronic and complex conditions such as cancer, hepatitis C, multiple sclerosis, cystic fibrosis and others.

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CORUNNA — Nearly three-quarters of Corunna school families are planning on their children returning to school for in-person instruction this fall, according to district surveys conducted this summer.

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CORUNNA — Shiawassee County officials Wednesday announced the number of active COVID-19 cases increased by more than two dozen from the previous weekly update.

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OWOSSO — The Shiawassee Regional Chamber of Commerce and Owosso Main Street/DDA are offering free safety posters, digital graphics and social distancing floor stickers to area businesses as part of a new marketing campaign — Shiawassee Safe.

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CORUNNA — As the state of Michigan surpassed 75,000 coronavirus cases Wednesday, Shiawassee County health officials announced local infections are once again trending upward after weeks of relative stagnation.

LANSING — During Childhood Cancer Awareness Month this September, the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give blood or platelets to support kids, teens and young adults battling cancer, as well as others in need of transfusions.

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CORUNNA — Shiawassee County health officials Wednesday said the number of COVID-19 cases confirmed locally continues to climb steadily after months of declines — posting the largest one-week gain since May.

SHIAWASSEE COUNTY — Residents’ options for COVID-19 diagnostic testing have just expanded, now that Memorial Healthcare has opened a drive-thru testing site.

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LANSING — According to an annual pathology report on Shiawassee County, drug overdose deaths fell 33 percent from the previous year, but fentanyl continues to play a key role in many fatalities.

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CORUNNA — For a fourth straight week, Shiawassee County health officials are reporting a double-digit increase in new coronavirus infections, with more than a dozen new cases from the previous weekly update.

NEW LOTHROP — New Lothrop Area Public Schools will welcome back students with traditional face-to-face instruction, as well as fully online learning this fall in an effort to accommodate families amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

OWOSSO — The Memorial Healthcare outpatient pharmacy is launching a new specialty program to enhance care for patients with chronic and complex conditions such as cancer, hepatitis C, multiple sclerosis, cystic fibrosis and others.

OWOSSO — Memorial Healthcare Manager of Pulmonology and Cardiology Doug Rowden was recently presented with the Advanced ICU Care “2020 WE SEE YOU CARE” award.

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CORUNNA — Shiawassee County officials Wednesday announced the number of active COVID-19 cases increased by more than two dozen from the previous weekly update.

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OWOSSO — The Shiawassee Regional Chamber of Commerce and Owosso Main Street/DDA are offering free safety posters, digital graphics and social distancing floor stickers to area businesses as part of a new marketing campaign — Shiawassee Safe.

CORUNNA — As the state of Michigan surpassed 75,000 coronavirus cases Wednesday, Shiawassee County health officials announced local infections are once again trending upward after weeks of relative stagnation.

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DURAND — Marian Tovar is happy to report she’s feeling stronger every day, after a struggle with COVID-19 that landed her in the hospital for 22 days and nearly killed her.

CORUNNA — Even as statewide COVID-19 infections surge to levels not seen in two months, Shiawassee County remains relatively unscathed by the respiratory virus.

LANSING — The American Red Cross and the movie “Wonder Woman 1984” are joining forces to save the day for patients in need of lifesaving blood transfusions.

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CORUNNA — People who visited the Walmart Supercenter in Caledonia Township on Monday or Wednesday may have been exposed to COVID-19, the Shiawassee County Health Department warned Friday afternoon.

OWOSSO — Memorial Healthcare this week announced it has added a new disinfection system to its battle against COVID-19 and other disease-causing germs.

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OWOSSO — Even as COVID-19 restrictions ease and some people go back to work, many continue to feel anxious, depressed or overwhelmed by this still-challenging time — but help for Shiawassee County residents may be only a phone call away.

LANSING — Beginning today and for a limited time, the American Red Cross is testing all blood, platelet and plasma donations for COVID-19 antibodies, providing donors insight into whether they have been exposed to this coronavirus.

LANSING — Gavin Ramirez couldn’t wait to tell everyone Thursday at Sparrow Hospital about his favorite TV show, “The Masked Singer.”

OWOSSO — The city’s first marijuana grow facility, Oak Pharma Global Healing Solutions, opened its doors Thursday to give tours of the 27,005-square-foot building to industry colleagues, city leaders and contractors.

OWOSSO — Memorial Healthcare is formally uniting its 37 provider offices under the same brand umbrella, so everyone will know right away they are visiting a Memorial facility.

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SHIAWASSEE COUNTY — Participating in a virtual 5K race doesn’t mean you don’t have to really run or walk — it only means you can do it from any location you choose.

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CORUNNA — More than 200 people who contracted COVID-19 in Shiawassee County have recovered, officials said Tuesday, as overall cases held steady.