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Kankakee County administered 1,652 COVID-19 vaccine doses in the past seven days as of Friday, less than half of the previous week's total.
Dr. Kalisha Hill, the chief medical officer of AMITA Health St. Mary’s Hospital Kankakee, answered audience members’ questions about COVID-19 vaccines Tuesday night during a Zoom presentation.
AMITA Health St. Mary's Hospital Kankakee is hosting two vaccine-related events this week — a question-and-answer session on COVID-19 vaccines and a Johnson & Johnson vaccination clinic.
Students involved in Herscher High School's Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) program worked with a production company to create an accident reenactment short film to debut before prom weekend.
Over 1,600 first dose appointments of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine are available at Illinois National Guard clinics today, Wednesday and Thursday in Kankakee.
COVID-19 vaccinations are projected to not slow down in Kankakee County this week while the Johnson & Johnson vaccine is put on pause, according to Kankakee County Health Administrator John Bevis.
Kankakee County administered 4,508 COVID-19 vaccine doses in the past seven days, up from 4,162 in the previous seven days.
Kankakee County administered 4,162 COVID-19 vaccine doses in the past seven days as of Friday, nearly seven times the amount applied in the previous seven days, according to the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH).