51% of residents in Mower County have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine
June 22, 2021 11:40AM CDT
As cases of COVID remain consistently down in Minnesota, and most restrictions are gone, Minnesota Medical Association (MMA) President Dr. Marilyn Peitso is reminding us to stay vigilant. She says children under 12 and others who cannot get vaccinated remain at risk…
The Minnesota Department of Health reported that at last word in Mower County, 20,165 people, or 51% out of a total population of 39,807 have received at least one dose of the vaccine, and 19,009 people have received both doses thus far for a total of 47.7% of the county’s population that have completed their vaccination series. Since the pandemic began, more than 604,000 cases of COVID have been reported in Minnesota.