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Onondaga County offers COVID-19 vaccine incentives


Onondaga County Executive Ryan McMahon announced Monday that those who get the COVID-19 shot at county-run clinics over a one-week period can receive various perks at local restaurants and bars. Beginning Friday at county-run clinics, people can get the vaccine and then receive a booklet of coupons from 18 restaurants …

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Iowa to get $1.48B in federal coronavirus assistance money

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa will get $1.48 billion in aid under the federal government’s plan to help states hit by the coronavirus pandemic, according to new numbers released Monday. The U.S. Treasury Department announced a state-by-state funding breakdown for President Joe Biden’s American Rescue Plan, an effort to …

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Japan to purchase antibody cocktail for COVID-19

TOKYO — Japan’s government said Monday that it has agreed to purchase an antibody cocktail to be produced and marketed for COVID-19 treatment by a Japanese drug maker Chugai Pharmaceutical Co. which has a licensing deal with Roche. Chugai Pharmaceutical concluded the agreement with Roche in December for the production …

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