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Nursing home
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A nursing home about 20 miles north of Grand Rapids has 31 residents and 5 staff members who have tested positive for COVID-19.

Paul Pruitt, the Director of Operations at Metron of Cedar Springs, said in a statement that Metron has been working closely with local, state and federal health departments.

People marching with signs
Bryce Huffman / Michigan Radio

The Cedar Springs school board last night accepted the resignation of its superintendent, amid calls for her ouster by teachers and community members.

Some of  Superintendent Dr. Laura VanDuyn's critics marched to the school board meeting holding signs that read “#ResignVanDuyn.”

VanDuyn had been accused of using rude or hurtful language when talking to staff and threatening people’s jobs for disagreeing with her.