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Coronavirus vaccine arrives at UTMB Galveston

[ad_1] GALVESTON, Texas – The first coronavirus vaccines have arrived in Houston and an additional 75,075 doses will be arriving at 19 sites on Tuesday, including UTMB Galveston and other local hospitals. Front-line workers will be the first to be vaccinated. According to a news release, the doses designated for …

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7,214 New Coronavirus Cases, 103 Additional Deaths; Positivity Rate And Hospitalizations Continue To Drop – CBS Chicago

[ad_1] CHICAGO (CBS) — As shipments of the first COVID-19 vaccine are being delivered across the country, Illinois is continuing to see encouraging signs in some of its virus metrics, as the statewide average case positivity rate and coronavirus hospitalizations continue to decline, although deaths from the virus remain higher …

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Officials urge vigilance as coronavirus vaccine arrives in Houston

[ad_1] HOUSTON – Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner said Monday that while the coronavirus vaccine has arrived in the city, people should remain vigilant to control the spread of the virus. The first doses in the Houston area arrived at MD Anderson on Monday and more doses are arriving at other …

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H-E-B recognized as ‘Grocer of the Year’ for adaptability amid coronavirus pandemic

[ad_1] In light of a chaotic year, Texas grocery giant H-E-B is being recognized for its adaptability and emergency preparedness in response to the coronavirus pandemic. H-E-B has been named “Grocer of the Year” by Grocery Dive, an industry publication, KPRC 2′s sister-station KSAT reports. “The Texas grocer’s pandemic response …

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1,648 new coronavirus cases, 5 additional deaths in Mississippi

[ad_1] WIGGINS, Miss. (WHLT) – The City of Wiggins announced Mayor Joel Miles passed away. According to WLOX, Miles died after being hospitalized due to double pneumonia just weeks after testing positive for the coronavirus. Officials said the mayor died on Sunday, December 13, at Memorial Hospital in Gulfport after …

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First Batch Of Pfizer’s Coronavirus Vaccine Arrives At LAX – CBS Los Angeles

[ad_1] LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine has officially arrived in Los Angeles. Los Angeles International Airport shared to social media Sunday night that the first batch of the vaccine arrived at LAX, marking a “major milestone for science, our country and our community,” the tweet read. “Thank you …

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2,083 new COVID-19 cases, 17 deaths reported Sunday in Utah

[ad_1] SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Department of Health on Sunday is reporting 2,083 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Utah and 17 new deaths from the disease. That brings Utah to 233,904 total confirmed cases and 1,055 deaths since the pandemic began. In an email, the health department …

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Inslee: Pfizer coronavirus vaccine gets western states’ blessing | Coronavirus

[ad_1] As the first doses of coronavirus vaccine began to ship across the United States, Gov. Jay Inslee on Sunday announced that the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine had won the approval of an independent group of scientists in western states, paving the way for some Washington residents, mostly health care workers, to …

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Orange County Health Officials Report 2,091 New Coronavirus Cases, Record Hospitalizations – CBS Los Angeles

[ad_1] SANTA ANA (CBSLA) — Orange County health officials this weekend again reported record-breaking coronavirus numbers. On Saturday, 2,091 new coronavirus cases and 18 additional deaths were confirmed in the O.C. To date, the O.C. has recorded a total of 99,393 coronavirus cases and 1,680 deaths. As of Saturday, officials …

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