Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Page updated: September 29, 2021 at 12:03 p.m.

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link to page with COVID-19 vaccine information
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  1. What’s the Deal with Boosters and Third Doses Now?

    Many people who were first vaccinated with Modera or Johnson & Johnson can get boosters now, too, and booster doses can be any brand. Booster doses are not the same as third doses, and the recommendation for third doses hasn’t changed. Read on...
  2. Whatcom County COVID-19 Update for 10/22/21

    In these updates, we will include news and updates, summarize publicly-available COVID-19 and vaccination data, and provide some context and details to help you understand what’s happening with COVID-19 in our community. Read on...
  3. How to Have a Eerily Safe Halloween in 2021

    Like last year, the scariest thing to watch out for this Halloween is COVID-19. Here’s how to stay safe while having fun this Halloween. Read on...
  4. Tips for Safe Holiday Travels

    Traveling does increase your chances of getting and spreading COVID-19. If you choose to make winter travel plans, follow these precautions to reduce your risk. Read on...
  5. Whatcom County COVID-19 Update for 10/15/21

    In these updates, we will include news and updates, summarize publicly-available COVID-19 and vaccination data, and provide some context and details to help you understand what’s happening with COVID-19 in our community. Read on...
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