COVID-19 Vaccine Information
US Health Officials Recommend Booster Shot of Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine
U.S. health officials just endorsed booster shots of Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine for some at-risk Americans.
Jonas Brothers And Minnesota Casino Locked In A Vaccine Staredown
The Jonas Brothers are bringing their "Remember This" tour to Mystic Lake Amphitheater on September 11th, and they are planning to bring a vaccine mandate to town with them.
MN Nurse Going Viral After Quitting Job Over Vaccine Mandate
More and more employers in the medical field have been requiring their staff to get the COVID-19 vaccine... this Minnesota nurse wanted no part of it.
FDA Grants Full Approval to Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine
According to The Hill, the Food and Drug Administration has given full approval to the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine.
Mayo Reinstating COVID Visitor Restrictions as Minnesota Reaches Vaccine Milestone
The Mayo Clinic is responding to rising COVID cases and hospitalizations.
CDC Now Rates COVID Transmission in Rochester Area as High
Most of the counties in southeastern Minnesota now have the same rating.
Mask Mandate For All City of Rochester Buildings Starts Friday
The requirement also applies to vaccinated people.
Indoor Mask Use Recommended in Olmsted County With Rise in COVID
Olmsted County has joined the list of Minnesota counties where the community transmission of COVID-19 has risen to a level that carries a recommendation for the indoor use of face coverings.
Mayo Clinic Announces Employee COVID Vaccine Mandate
The policy requires all Mayo Clinic employees to be fully vaccinated by mid-September.
80% Olmsted County Residents 16 and Older Are Fully Vaccinated
The Rochester area has reached another milestone when it comes to COVID-19 vaccinations.
Minnesota COVID Hospitalizations Lowest Since Last August
Only 20 new cases were reported in the Rochester area last week.
Rochester Area Weekly COVID Total Lowest Since Start of Pandemic
The last time the weekly count of new cases was this low was the second week of the pandemic.
Nearly 80% of Rochester Area Residents Over 15 Have Had a COVID Shot
Over 95,000 people in the Rochester area have completed or started their vaccinations against the virus.