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Children's COVID-19 vaccine clinic set for Wednesday

Carlton County Public Health and Human Services is hosting a COVID-19 vaccination clinic on Wednesday, Aug 3, in partnership with Community Memorial Hospital.

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A dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine is drawn Dec. 22, 2021, at Community Memorial Hospital in Cloquet.
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CLOQUET — A COVID-19 vaccination clinic for children between 6 months and 5-years-old will be held at Community Memorial Hospital on Wednesday, Aug. 3.

According to a Carlton County Health and Human Services news release, the clinic will allow those in the age range to get their first COVID-19 vaccine. Another clinic for a second dose will be held Aug. 31.

The county will provide the Moderna vaccine from 2-4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 3.

Meghann Levitt, Carlton County public information officer, said the goal of the clinic is to target families in Carlton County and the surrounding areas.

Those interested can register online.

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Registration for the second dose will be done during the first appointment.

Any other questions can be directed to the county by calling 218-879-4511.

This story was updated at 2:30 p.m. Aug. 2 with revised times for the clinic. It was posted at 11:18 a.m. Aug. 1.

Related Topics: HEALTHCLOQUETCARLTON COUNTY
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