The Virus

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Intermountain Medical Center in Murray on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022.

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Intermountain Medical Center in Murray on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Intermountain Medical Center in Murray on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) An ambulance parked at Intermountain Medical Center in Murray on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022.…

The Virus

Arya Martinez holds her brother Kirav's hand as she is vaccinated against COVID-19 by Tenzin Drongsar at South Main Public Health Center in South Salt Lake on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2021.

Arya Martinez holds her brother Kirav’s hand as she is vaccinated against COVID-19 by Tenzin Drongsar at South Main Public Health Center in South Salt Lake on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2021. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Jason Miller holds his daughter, Teagan, as she is vaccinated against COVID-19 by Tenzin Drongsar at South…

The Virus

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Students wait to be tested for COVID-19 at American Preparatory Academy in Draper on Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021. trent feet

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Students wait to be tested for COVID-19 at American Preparatory Academy in Draper on Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021. trent feet (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) School nurse Karen Thelin tests a student for COVID-19 at American Preparatory Academy in Draper on Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021. (Trent…

The Virus

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Spencer Lowe administers a dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine at a drive-thru event organized by the Utah County Health Department in Spanish Fork on Friday, Sept. 10, 2021.

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Spencer Lowe administers a dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine at a drive-thru event organized by the Utah County Health Department in Spanish Fork on Friday, Sept. 10, 2021. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Shane Carter administers a dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine at a…

Reaction to mask mandate voted down

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Jack Nazzaro sits at his mother's feet as speakers react to the county's vote against a mask mandate in schools on Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021.

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Jack Nazzaro sits at his mother’s feet as speakers react to the county’s vote against a mask mandate in schools on Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Heidi Matthews, president of the Utah Education Association, reacts to the county’s vote against a mask…

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(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) People sing the National Anthem under a Three Percenter flag after the Salt Lake County Council voted down Dr. Angela Dunn's mask ordinance for K-6 students, on Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021.

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) People sing the National Anthem under a Three Percenter flag after the Salt Lake County Council voted down Dr. Angela Dunn’s mask ordinance for K-6 students, on Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) People fill the room as the Salt Lake County Council…

The Virus

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Dr. Angela Dunn, executive director of Salt Lake County Health Department Jenny Wilson, Salt Lake County mayor What: Announcement of Dr. Dunn’s decision about whether to issue a public health “order of constraint” requiring masks in Salt Lake County schools on Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021.

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Dr. Angela Dunn, executive director of Salt Lake County Health Department Jenny Wilson, Salt Lake County mayor What: Announcement of Dr. Dunn’s decision about whether to issue a public health “order of constraint” requiring masks in Salt Lake County schools on Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021. (Trent Nelson |…

The Virus

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) The grand ballroom on the last day the Salt Lake County Health Department's COVID-19 vaccine operation was open at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Saturday, May 29, 2021.

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) The grand ballroom on the last day the Salt Lake County Health Department’s COVID-19 vaccine operation was open at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Saturday, May 29, 2021. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Maria Guzman and Kai Pakulski break down a supply…

COVID Briefing

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Gov. Spencer Cox speaks at his weekly news conference in Salt Lake City on Thursday, May 20, 2021.

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Gov. Spencer Cox speaks at his weekly news conference in Salt Lake City on Thursday, May 20, 2021. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Gov. Spencer Cox speaks at his weekly news conference in Salt Lake City on Thursday, May 20, 2021. (Trent Nelson | The Salt…

Draper Recreation Center

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Lifeguard Lainey Vander Linden at the Draper Recreation Center on Monday, May 10, 2021.

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Lifeguard Lainey Vander Linden at the Draper Recreation Center on Monday, May 10, 2021. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Lifeguard Lainey Vander Linden at the Draper Recreation Center on Monday, May 10, 2021. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Lifeguard Lainey Vander Linden at the…

First lady Jill Biden visits SLC

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) First lady Jill Biden waves goodbye to teachers at Glendale Middle School in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, May 5, 2021.

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) First lady Jill Biden waves goodbye to teachers at Glendale Middle School in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, May 5, 2021. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) The plane carrying first lady Jill Biden takes off in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, May 5, 2021. (Trent Nelson…