Thursday, September 21, 2023

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Video: Getting tested for COVID and adapting to local changes

by Josh Bootsma

LANSING, Ill. (January 7, 2021) – Melanie and Josh “Zoom in” to this week’s video due to COVID-caution, sparking the topics of this week’s discussion: COVID testing and the virus’ effect on local life so far in 2022.


To learn more about South Suburban College’s testing site, visit


The Walgreens website Melanie mentions is


The CDC has a full list of symptoms, as well as a self-check questionnaire at


Recent articles about local school districts’ responses to COVID-19 are below:



Some recent health-related articles are linked below. To see all of our health and safety coverage, visit our category page.


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Josh Bootsma
Josh Bootsma
Josh is Managing Editor at The Lansing Journal and believes in the power and purpose of community news. He covers any local topics—from village government to theatre, from business openings to migratory birds.


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