vaccine

Oregon booster rollout still uncertain

MEDFORD, Ore. – A booster shot for the COVID-19 vaccine may soon be available, but right now, Jackson County Public Health said there’s no official word on when. Public health said doctors have different opinions on when a booster shot should be …

Jackson County hits 60% vaccination rate

MEDFORD, Ore. – Jackson County’s vaccination trend continues slowly upward as COVID-19 cases surge in the Rogue Valley. Jackson County Public Health said the vaccination rate is up in the county, finally reaching over 60% of those 18 and older. The ultimate …

FDA approves Pfizer vaccine

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – The FDA has fully approved Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine. This makes it the nation’s first vaccine to move beyond emergency use authorization. The FDA says the vaccine will now be marketed as Comirnaty and has been approved for those …

Oregon Education Association supports vaccine mandate

SALEM, Ore. – The Oregon Education Association is on board with Governor Brown’s new vaccination requirement for teachers. Thursday, Brown announced all teachers, educators, support staff, and volunteers in K-12 schools will be required to be fully vaccinated by October 18 or …