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Clatsop County Vaccine Update – May 10, 2021

Scroll down for radio story… Clatsop County Vaccine Update – May 10, 2021 Clatsop County continues to offer vaccine clinics, new venues are now offering vaccines, and county awaits federal approval, anticipated this week, to give the Pfizer vaccine to 12 year olds and up. Joanne Rideout reports. Last week, the county administered 1,500 first…

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Missing Astoria woman found safe

Missing Astoria woman found safe Late Saturday afternoon, Astoria Police posted alerts about a missing woman in the South Slope neighborhood of Astoria. The agency sent out Facebook posts, texts, and a reverse 911 call to residents of the South Slope area. They’d received a report from family members that 74-year-old Maria Rico had gone…

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CMH will offer COVID vaccine appointments this month

CMH will offer COVID vaccine appointments this month Columbia Memorial Hospital in Astoria will be offering one-shot Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccination scheduling this month. People age 18 and up can call CMH Primary Care Clinics and schedule an appointment. Vaccine appointments start May 17th. Call one of CMH’s three clinics for an appointment time….

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Burn ban for area Washington counties as of noon Friday

Burn ban for area Washington counties as of noon Friday There is a burn ban in area counties in Washington as of noon today, extending through April 22. Pacific, Clark, Cowlitz, Lewis, Skamania and Wahkiakum counties are all included in the ban, with the Washington State Department of Resources. The burn ban applies to outdoor…

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Bright object in Pacific Northwest sky was rocket debris

Bright object in Pacific Northwest sky was rocket debris There was quite a bit of discussion on social media Thursday night around 9 pm, as a bright streak appeared in the sky across the Pacific Northwest. People around KMUN’s local listening area posted videos of what looked like a meteor. The National Weather Service’s Portland…

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Tillamook County COVID-19 and vaccination update

COVID-19 Update from Tillamook County Tillamook County has had 33 new cases during the last two week reporting cycle that ended last week. This means Tillamook County remains in the Moderate Risk category until at least April 9th. OHA will again pull the numbers March 29th, announce their findings Tuesday the 30th, then any change…

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Clatsop County vaccination update

An update on local vaccination efforts in Clatsop County:  Clatsop County Public Health and its local partners will begin offering COVID-19 vaccines next week to members of the next priority groups identified by the state, including adults age 45 to 64 with underlying health conditions. The county is also hosting a vaccination clinic for east-county…

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Clatsop County sees a dozen new cases this week so far, as county goes to Moderate Risk Friday.

Clatsop County sees a dozen new cases this week so far, as county goes to Moderate Risk Friday. The Clatsop County Public Health Department on Wednesday reported seven new COVID-19 cases. Patients include two females and five males, ranging in age from under 10 years old, to their 80s. All seven are recovering at home….