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Posted on: March 5, 2021

Linn County COVID-19 Status Update

LINN COUNTY COVID-19 STATUS UPDATE

March 5, 2021

Linn County Public Health held a virtual media briefing on March 5 to provide an update on Linn County COVID-19 vaccination efforts due to the announcement of expanded eligibility criteria by the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH). Watch...

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COVID-19 Status Update
Posted on: February 26, 2021

Linn County COVID-19 Status Update

LINN COUNTY COVID-19 STATUS UPDATE

February 26, 2021

Third Vaccine Anticipated for Emergency Use

The Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine from Johnson and Johnson was reviewed at the February 26, 2021 Food and Drug Administration meeting and was approved for emergency use. The Advisory Committee on Immu...

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COVID-19 Status Update
Posted on: February 19, 2021

Linn County COVID-19 Status Update

LINN COUNTY COVID-19 STATUS UPDATE

February 19, 2021

Positive COVID-19 – The GOOD Kind!

For the first time since March 2020, there are no long-term care facilities or group homes in Linn County experiencing an outbreak of COVID-19. 

Effective February 19, Linn Coun...

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COVID-19 Status Update
Posted on: February 12, 2021

Linn County COVID-19 Status Update

LINN COUNTY COVID-19 STATUS UPDATE

February 12, 2021

Linn County Public Health held a virtual media briefing on February 8 to provide updates on Linn County COVID-19 response and Phase 1B vaccination efforts. Watch the video or read the news release.

COVID-19 Vaccine Information 

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COVID-19 Status Update
Posted on: February 5, 2021

Linn County COVID-19 Status Update

LINN COUNTY COVID-19 STATUS UPDATE

February 5, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Information 

Phase 1B of COVID-19 vaccination began Monday, February 1. This phase includes persons 65 and older, prioritized frontline workers, and specific populations vulnerable to high risk of exposure or sever...

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COVID-19 Status Update
Posted on: February 3, 2021

Linn County COVID-19 Status Update

LINN COUNTY COVID-19 STATUS UPDATE

February 3, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Alert

Today, the Iowa Department of Public Health announced CVS and Walgreens in several Iowa counties, including Linn County, will have a limited number of doses available to individuals age 65 and older. This one time all...

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COVID-19 Status Update
Posted on: January 29, 2021

Linn County COVID-19 Status Update

LINN COUNTY COVID-19 STATUS UPDATE

January 29, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Information 

Phase 1B of COVID-19 vaccination will begin Monday, February 1. This phase includes persons 65 and older and specific populations vulnerable to high risk of exposure or severity of illness. 

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COVID-19 Status Update
Posted on: January 26, 2021

Linn County COVID-19 Status Update

LINN COUNTY COVID-19 STATUS UPDATE

January 26, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Information 

Yesterday, Linn County COVID-19 response partners announced persons age 65 and older are eligible for COVID-19 vaccine in Linn County. Individuals 65 years and older may receive vaccine beginning Janua...

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COVID-19 Status Update
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Linn County COVID-19 Status Update for January 21, 2021

LINN COUNTY COVID-19 STATUS UPDATE

January 21, 2021

COVID-19 Phase 1B Vaccine Information Update

Linn County is currently in the first phase of vaccine distribution, or Phase 1A

On January 11, the Iowa Infectious Disease Advisory Council made recommendations and Iowa Department of ...

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COVID-19 Status Update
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Linn County COVID-19 Status Update

LINN COUNTY COVID-19 STATUS UPDATE

January 15, 2021

Linn County COVID-19 response partners held a briefing on January 13. View the recording here.

COVID-19 Vaccine Information 

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) makes vaccination recommendations for priority groups,...

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COVID-19 Status Update
Posted on: January 8, 2021

Linn County COVID-19 Status Update

LINN COUNTY COVID-19 STATUS UPDATE

January 8, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Information 

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) makes vaccination recommendations for priority groups, including those for COVID-19 vaccines, based on input from the Advisory Committee on Immunizat...

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COVID-19 Status Update