Wisconsin to open 4 more community-based vaccination clinics

Wisconsin will open four more community vaccination clinics across the state to inoculate people for the coronavirus in underserved areas. Wisconsin will open four more community vaccination clinics across the state to inoculate people for the coronavirus in underserved areas. |  Photo: Moderna

SCOTT BAUER
Updated: February 23, 2021 08:19 PM
Created: February 23, 2021 11:12 AM

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Wisconsin will open four more community vaccination clinics across the state amid a a push to inoculate people for the coronavirus in underserved areas.

One clinic is already running in Janesville. Gov. Tony Evers announced Tuesday that new community clinics will be in La Crosse, Racine and Marathon counties, with a fourth split between Douglas and Barron counties in northwest Wisconsin.

They are all expected to open within the next two months.

Also, 178 Walgreens locations that are part of the Federal Retail Pharmacy Program are receiving twice as much vaccine this week than last.

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