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J&J COVID-19 vaccine sidelined for now; Island vaccination clinic continues with others

Following FDA and CDC guidance, Michigan has paused use of Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine after a handful of blood clotting incidents in recipients.  6.8 million doses of the vaccine have been used and there are only 6 clotting reports. Still, the FDA and CDC say the safe thing to do is pause and investigate. […]

WVBI COVID-19 Update for April 12, 2021

State health officials reported another big batch of new cases over the weekend—an average of 7,363 a day—plus 43 new deaths and 57 reclassified deaths from prior dates.  Our eight-county region had a whopping 365 total new cases over the weekend, or 183 a day on average. There were two total deaths in our region […]

Community Calendar for Monday, April 12th, 2021

From studios in the BIC Center on America’s Emerald Isle, this is the WVBI Community Calendar for Monday, April 12th, 2021.  First, some news…   State health officials reported another big batch of new cases over the weekend—an average of 7,363 a day—plus 43 new deaths and 57 reclassified deaths from prior dates.  Our eight-county […]

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