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MINGO COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) - Rural areas struggle with COVID-19 vaccination rates

Posted 12/16/21

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Rural areas struggle with COVID-19 vaccination rates
By Brendan Tierney
Published: Dec. 16, 2021 at 6:30 PM EST 
 
MINGO COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) - Many rural areas of West Virginia continue to struggle to vaccinate people against COVID-19 one year after the shots first became available.

Mingo County has the lowest vaccination rate in the state, according to the West Virginia DHHR COVID-19 Dashboard, with only 28% of the county’s population fully vaccinated.  Click on the WSAZ link below for the full report...

WSAZ - Rural areas struggle with COVID-19 vaccination rates