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CDC Says Fully Vaccinated Americans No Longer Need to Wear a Mask Outdoors

If you are fully vaccinated, you will no longer be required to wear a mask outdoors in certain situations says the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on announced Tuesday, May 11, 2021. CDC Director Rochelle Walensky announced during a news conference that today is another day we can take a step back to the […]

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Johnson And Johnson Covid-19 Vaccines Being Paused

Both Inyo and Mono County Boards of Supervisors heard an update today at their regular virtual meetings on the issues with the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine which have prompted the temporary suspension of its use. The recommendations came from the Federal Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control. The New York Times reported […]

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Mono County Covid-19 Vaccinating Phase 1a and 1b & Residents With Underlying Medical Conditions

Effective Saturday, March 6, Mono County will expand immediate vaccination eligibility to include individuals aged 50 years or older, AND individuals aged 16 and older with certain underlying medical conditions that pose increased risk for severe illness related to COVID-19 as defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). This expansion is in […]

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As COVID-19 Vaccines Roll Out, Who Will Get Them First?

A panel of scientific advisers at the CDC met yesterday and issued its recommendations on who should receive the first COVID-19 vaccinations. The guidelines are not binding on states, but hopefully the recommendations will have some influence on those policies. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices supported the recommendations […]

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