A mass vaccination for COVID-19 took place Monday and Tuesday at the Cowan Civic Center.
The event was organized by Jordan Valley Community Health Center, the Laclede County Health Department and Laclede County Office of Emergency Management. It was open to people who pre-registered and were in phase 1A, 1B and tiers 1 and 2, which includes people with existing medical conditions and healthcare workers.
According to Melissa Wehner, executive director of Jordan Valley and Region I implementation coordinator, the event was in cooperation with the Missouri National Guard, which helped route traffic for the clinic and the State Emergency Management Agency.
For more on this story see Wednesday's LCR.