COVID-19 vaccine

BFHD discontinues vaccine clinic at CBC West, pop-ups

KENNEWICK, Wash. — The Tri-Cities' public health authority, the Benton-Franklin Health District (BFHD), is discontinuing its COVID-19 vaccine pop-up clinics as well as the vaccination clinic at the CBC West testing location as local coronavirus rates stabilize and vaccination rates…

BFHD announces COVID-19 vaccine clinics in Richland, Pasco

KENNEWICK, Wash. — With the mass vaccination site at the Benton County Fairgrounds finished, the Benton-Franklin Health District (BFHD) is offering free COVID-19 vaccinations at clinics set up throughout the Tri-Cities. According to a press release issued by BFHD, a…

Bellevue couple loses $1 million in vaccine scam

BELLEVUE, Wash. — Police are investigating a scam involving a 91- and 78-year-old Bellevue couple who lost $1 million to fraudsters who tricked them into believing that they sent fake vaccines to China. According to Bellevue Police, the couple received a phone call claiming…

What's Keeping You from Getting the COVID-19 vaccine?

KENNEWICK, Wash. — As COVID-19 vaccines become more widely available throughout the United States, the rate with which people are getting vaccinated has slowed dramatically. Locally, the Benton County mass vaccination site is consistently pleading with community members to come…