Nate Turner is a recent graduate from Eastern Michigan University where he earned a bachelor's degree in history. He writes primarily about medical history, focusing on the history of pandemics. He's written extensively on the 1918 influenza pandemic, HIV/AIDS in the US as well as in Africa, and on the various plagues. He is from Grand Haven.
On Jan. 11, 2021, nine officials from Baraga County in the Upper Peninsula signed a letter stating that they would not enforce restrictions aimed at limiting the spread of COVID-19. This letter arrived as Michigan had just confirmed nearly 520,000 cases and roughly 13,000 deaths. Those numbers have risen to more than 692,000 cases and […]