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COVID-19 Vaccine

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Here are the morning news headlines for Friday, Oct. 8, 2021.

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Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2021.

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Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Friday, Oct. 1, 2021.

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Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2021.

KUNR Today: City Of Reno To Require COVID Vaccine For Employees, Elko Hospital Near Capacity

Sep 27, 2021
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Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Monday, Sept. 27, 2021.

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Here are the local news headlines for Friday, Sept. 17, 2021.

More rural Americans are getting vaccinated against COVID-19 as cases and deaths from the delta variant continue to surge across the West. Vaccination rates have increased by two-thirds over the past three weeks, according to an analysis of CDC data by the Center for Rural Strategies.

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Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021.

Vaccination rates remain low in many parts of our region, especially Wyoming and Idaho. But public health officials hope the FDA's full approval of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine will encourage residents who are hesitant or unwilling.

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Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Friday, Aug. 27, 2021.

Rex Steninger began his speech with some blunt words.

“I’m at a very sad point in my life right now because I do not believe a single thing our government tells us,” he said to applause. “They have proven themselves to be liars over and over again and the media covers for them.”

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Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2021.

A pharmacist prepares a syringe with the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.
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Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Monday, Aug. 23, 2021.

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State officials are requiring all students at public universities, state colleges and community colleges in Nevada to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccinations. They have until Nov. 1 to do so before enrolling in classes for the spring semester.

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Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2021.

A close up of a man getting a shot in his right arm by a woman in blue scrubs. The image is taken on the other side of plexiglass, so there is a slight reflection.
Lucia Starbuck / KUNR Public Radio

Here are the local morning news headlines for Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2021.

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Here are the local news headlines for the morning of Monday, Aug. 16, 2021.

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KUNR is providing updates on the Dixie Fire as they relate to Susanville and our listening area. Visit our live blog to view recent updates.

The Dixie Fire, the largest single wildfire in California’s history, continues to burn about 100 miles northwest of Reno. Now officially a month old, the blaze has destroyed hundreds of homes and it’s torched more than 500,000 acres in Plumas and Lassen National Forests. KUNR Morning Edition host Noah Glick spoke with senior reporter Paul Boger to get the latest details on the fire and more.

Miembros de la comunidad se encuentran en el aparcamiento frente a una iglesia. Hacen cola y rellenan formularios en tablillas con sujetapapeles.
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A medida que la vacunación COVID-19 se estanca en el norte de Nevada, líderes comunitarios están probando un enfoque diferente. Expertos médicos y de salud pública locales están colaborando con miembros del clero para proveer vacunas a la comunidad latina.

Thre volunteers preparing swabs to test residents of a skilled nursing facility for COVID-19. The volunteers are wearing PPE from head to toe, which includes face masks, face shields, gowns and gloves.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Here are the latest news headlines for the morning of Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2021.

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