Tag: Covid Vaccine

Multiple Active Cases of COVID-19 Variant Reported in Morrison County

On Tuesday, March 30th, Morrison County reported seeing an increase in active COVID-19 cases and multiple active cases of the variant strain known as B.1.1.7., which was first identified in the United Kingdom in the fall of 2020 and was detected in the U.S. at the end of 2020. Morrison County Public Health reported in…
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April 4, 2021 0

Riverwood Healthcare now offering COVID-19 vaccines to anyone 16 or older

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (4/2/21) (Aitkin, MN) — In accordance with the latest Minnesota vaccine eligibility guidelines that became effective March 30th, Riverwood Healthcare Center is now offering COVID-19 vaccinations to anyone age 16 or older. Vaccination clinics are being established on a weekly cycle primarily in Aitkin with some being set up in McGregor.…
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April 2, 2021 0

Aitkin Superintendent Dan Stifter talks winter sports, reductions, enrollment in monthly update

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (4/1/21) (Aitkin, MN) — Aitkin Public Schools Superintendent Dan Stifter noted changes coming to the District with reductions, upcoming events, and the success of the winter sports seasons, with our monthly conversation. Stifter says the District has celebrated their qualifiers in Wrestling, Dance, and Hockey in the last few weeks, thanks…
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March 31, 2021 0
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Aitkin County Health and Human Services meeting from March 23rd

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (3/29/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The Aitkin County Health & Human Services Department held their monthly conversation with the Board of Commissioners on Tuesday, March 23rd from the Government Center Board Room. The notable topics did include a Legislative update from Director Cynthia Bennett and the latest with COVID-19 from Public Health’s…
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March 28, 2021 0

Rep. Ecklund on Veterans and Bonding Bills, COVID numbers and vaccines

By Kris Norton, Kris@ksdmradio.com (3/26/2021) International Falls – Minnesota 3A Representative Rob Ecklund joined The Morning Show on Friday, live from the Twin Cities. Ahead of the Easter session break, Ecklund and the House are hearing bills and looking ahead to next session. On the itinerary this morning, was an omnibus hearing on a Veterans…
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March 26, 2021 0

Cuyuna Regional Medical Center setting up vaccine clinics

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (3/26/21) (Crosby, MN) — Cuyuna Regional Medical Center continues to hold vaccination clinics with the recent expansions of allowable recipients of the COVID-19 vaccines in the last couple of weeks. We spoke with CRMC Executive Director of Primary Care Clinics & Population Health Kelly Chase about the expansion and CRMC’s vaccination…
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March 26, 2021 0

Riverwood Healthcare’s Dr. David Taylor COVID-19 update

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (3/24/21) (Aitkin, MN) — Riverwood Healthcare’s Chief Medical Officer Dr David Taylor returned for another update with COVID-19, vaccinations, and how distribution in the Lakes area has been favoring as Spring returns. Dr Taylor remains optimistic about getting in front of COVID-19, but numerous variants may be making their way to…
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March 24, 2021 0

Riverwood’s Dr David Taylor discusses latest COVID-19 vaccine Phase, vaccination clinics

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (3/17/21) (Aitkin, MN) — Riverwood Healthcare’s Chief Medical Officer Dr. David Taylor broke down what the public needs to know on the latest phase of eligible recipients of the COVID-19 vaccines and other important information. Dr Taylor says the latest expansion brings down the 65-and-older phase to those in Phase 1B…
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March 17, 2021 0

District 10B State Rep. Dale Lueck talks loosened COVID-19 restrictions, vaccines with weekly conversation

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (3/16/21) (Aitkin, MN) — District 10B State Representative Dale Lueck returned following Governor Tim Walz’s announcement of loosening COVID-19 restrictions and what that means for the Lakes Area in our weekly conversation. As schools districts in the listening areas continue to get their staff and educators vaccinated, Representative Lueck noted the…
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March 16, 2021 0

Crosby-Ironton Schools Superintendent Dr. Jamie Skjeveland talks vaccines, graduation with monthly update

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (3/9/21) (Crosby, MN) — Crosby-Ironton Schools continues to strive forward going into the Spring months with our latest conversation with Superintendent Dr. Jamie Skjeveland. COVID-19 vaccines have been received by numerous staff members of Crosby-Ironton Schools, Dr. Skjeveland notes that the District also continues to keep their protocols and recommendations a…
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March 9, 2021 0