Gov. Walz, Health Officials Weighing Backup Plans For 2nd COVID Vaccine DosesThe Department of Health says with only one dose, there could be greater potential for mutations to occur in the virus.
‘This Is Appalling’: Gov. Walz Reacts To Report On Federal Reserve Of Vaccines Being ExhaustedMinnesota Gov. Tim Walz is calling a report that the federal vaccine supply reserve has been exhausted “appalling.”
COVID (MN): MDH Says Providers Can Now Offer Vaccine Doses To Broader Group, Including Those 65 Years Of Age And OlderThe Minnesota Department of Health is informing hospitals, health care systems and other vaccination partners that they can now provide the COVID-19 vaccine to a broader group of Minnesotans, including those 65 years of age and older.
One-Third Of COVID Vaccines In Minnesota Have Been Administered So FarJennifer Mayerle talked with health care providers about where they're at in vaccine distribution, and why numbers don't tell the whole story
Wisconsin Pharmacist Accused Of Spoiling Vaccine Has License SuspendedA state board on Wednesday suspended the license of a Wisconsin pharmacist accused of ruining more than 500 doses of COVID-19 vaccine because he thought it was unsafe.
Officials Manage Vaccine Expectations After Federal Guidance Quadruples Minnesota’s Eligible PopulationTwo million more Minnesotans would be eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine under the federal government’s new expanded guidance recommending access to people ages 65 or over and adults with underlying health conditions.
COVID In MN: State Releases New, Enriched Vaccine Data DashboardThe State of Minnesota on Tuesday released a new, more comprehensive COVID-19 vaccination dashboard. Meanwhile, Minnesota health officials reported 1,335 more virus cases and 13 more deaths.
Gov. Tim Walz Welcomes Biden Administration Move To Release More VaccinesWalz told reporters Friday that he doesn’t condemn federal officials but acknowledged they set high expectations.
COVID In Minnesota: MDH Reports 2,346 More Cases, 67 More Deaths; 81K Vaccines Administered So FarAs the restaurant industry reacts to the expected relaxation of indoor dining restrictions, Minnesota health officials on Wednesday reported 2,346 more virus cases and 67 more deaths. Meanwhile, 81,167 vaccine doses have been administered in the state.
After Trials At Allina, Johnson And Johnson's 1-Dose COVID Vaccine Awaits FDA ApprovalA Minnesota medical team has played a key role in possibly getting another COVID vaccine on the market within weeks.
Wisconsin Pharmacist Who Destroyed COVID Vaccines Thought Drug Would Mutate DNAA Wisconsin pharmacist convinced the world was "crashing down" told police he tried to ruin hundreds of doses of coronavirus vaccine because he believed the shots would mutate people's DNA, according to court documents released Monday.
COVID Vaccine (MN): Health Care Workers Start To Get 2nd DosesHealth care workers at the Minneapolis VA hospital got their second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine Monday.
COVID In Minnesota: As 2nd Vaccine Doses Begin, MDH Reports 3,100+ More Cases And 13 More DeathsAs some Minnesotans begin receiving their second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, Minnesota health officials on Monday reported 3,148 more virus cases and 13 more deaths.
Dakotas Tribe Prioritizes Vaccine For Native Speakers: 'It's Something We Have To Pass On'The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe is prioritizing the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines to those who speak Dakota and Lakota languages.
Wisconsin Pharmacist Arrested For Deliberately Spoiling COVID VaccinesAuthorities arrested a suburban Milwaukee pharmacist Thursday suspected of deliberately ruining hundreds of doses of coronavirus vaccine by removing them from refrigeration for two nights.