Minnesota's COVID vaccine supply reaches 558K

  • Plans for rollout of COVID-19 vaccine for next priority group on hold due to new federal guidance.

More than 558,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been earmarked for Minnesota, where health officials report continued progress in immunizing people against an infectious disease that has caused at l… [+4717 chars]


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