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Covid hospitalizations up in Iowa for 10th straight week

DES MOINES — Children account for 29% of the positive Covid-19 test results in Iowa this past…

While dealing with an increased number of patients in local hospitals, Cerro Gordo County preparing for booster dose COVID vaccinations

MASON CITY — US health officials this week announced plans to dispense COVID-19 booster shots to all…

Reynolds says new CDC masking guidance punishes those who are vaccinated

DES MOINES — Governor Kim Reynolds says it is “counterproductive” for the Centers for Disease Control to…

With school coming, Cerro Gordo County Department of Public Health director suggests voluntary mask use for those under 12

MASON CITY — With the calendar soon turning to August, thoughts start to turn to the start of…

Hy-Vee offering gift card incentive for getting a Covid shot

DES MOINES — As the rate of Covid vaccinations in Iowa slows, Hy-Vee is now offering $10…

Iowa Department of Public Health changes plan for delivering COVID vaccines

DES MOINES — An Iowa Department of Public Health administrator says the state is shifting its strategy…

Cerro Gordo County public health director elated about Pfizer vaccine approval for 12-15 year olds

MASON CITY — The Food and Drug Administration announced on Monday that the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine is…

Governor sets goal of getting 75% of Iowans vaccinated by end of June

DES MOINES — Governor Kim Reynolds has set a goal of getting 65% of eligible Iowans vaccinated…

Iowa turns down 22,000 of its vaccine doses as demand wanes

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa has asked the federal government to withhold more than one-quarter of…

Cerro Gordo County health director asks for continued patience as vaccinations open up to Iowans age 16 and older

MASON CITY — COVID-19 vaccinations were opened up this week to those Iowans age 16 and older.



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