Covid Vaccine

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Hennepin County approves $100,000 budget for vaccine incentives

The resolution will invest $100,000 in federal funding for the vaccine incentive program.

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Beer Dabbler giving away beer festival tickets for life to 1 vaccinated person

Anyone who gets at least one dose of the vaccine by July 1 can enter to win.

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Gov. Walz reveals list of 9 free rewards for those who get vaccinated

Rewards range from State Fair tickets to passes to various attractions.

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MDH more focused on getting people vaccinated than wasting doses

Now that there's ample supply of the vaccine, health officials' focus has shifted.

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Minnesota could begin offering incentives to get vaccinated, Walz says

Other states have already began offering incentives including cash prizes, scholarships and hunting and fishing licenses.

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Viral videos of vaccine thefts lead to charges for MN anti-vaxxer

Thomas Edward Humphrey is a 32-year-old St. Paul resident.

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Twin Cities police investigating COVID vaccine thefts in viral videos

Videos of both incidents were recorded and shared online.

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Walz: COVID-19 vaccines for young teens expected to open this week

Gov. Walz said parents should be able to make appointments for their kids later this week.

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Reports: FDA expected to OK use of Pfizer vaccine on young teens

Pfizer found its vaccine is very effective for people ages 12-15.

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Anyone can now get walk-up COVID vaccines at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds

Vaccines are available with or without an appointment to any Minnesotan through Tuesday.

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Carleton College will require the COVID-19 vaccine for students, staff

With a vaccinated population, the school does not anticipate requiring masks on campus.

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State vaccination site at Mall of America to prioritize 16- and 17-year-olds this week

Pop-up clinics near the State Fairgrounds site are also part of an effort to get teens vaccinated.

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CDC: Fully vaccinated people don't have to wear masks outside

The CDC updated its COVID-19 guidance for vaccinated people on Tuesday.

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You can now book appointments at Minnesota's mass vaccination sites directly

Minnesota has now administered more than 4 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine.

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Mayo Clinic opens vaccine appointments to non-patients

After a rush for appointments, other vaccine providers are also reporting more open appointments.

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Faribault, Martin counties struggle to fill vaccine appointments

The counties have opened up appointments to nonresidents.

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Ellison, FBI warn against buying, selling fake COVID vaccination cards

These vaccination cards are currently the only real "proof" one has that they got the COVID-19 vaccine.

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How to book a COVID vaccine appointment in Minnesota

A guide to finding a vaccine appointment now that eligibility has opened up to those 16 and older.

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Watch live: Gov. Tim Walz announces COVID-19 vaccine changes

Vaccines will be made available to all adults from Tuesday.

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Up-Down offering free tokens to people who show COVID vaccination card

The arcade bar is rewarding people for getting their COVID-19 vaccine.

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MDH looks to ramp up essential worker vaccines in SW Minnesota

The two events are part of the state's effort to vaccinate frontline workers, including those in food processing and agriculture.