vaccinations

WSU Tri-Cities contracts Rite Aid for vaccination clinic

TRI-CITIES, Wash. — Starting in the Fall of 2021, Washington State University will require proof of vaccination for students looking to attend in-person classes. To make the process easier for the school community, WSU Tri-Cities is hosting its second COVID-19…

Tri-Cities COVID-19 metrics suggest a return to Phase 2 next week

KENNEWICK, Wash. — Today's coronavirus metrics from the Benton-Franklin Health District (BFHD) likely provides the bi-county region's final update before public health leaders re-evaluate 'Healthy Washington' standing. Given the current state of the coronavirus pandemic in Benton and Franklin Counties,…

BFHD hosts Sunday vaccine clinic at CBC West in Pasco

PASCO, Wash. — The Benton-Franklin Health District (BFHD) has seen great success with its free drive-thru vaccine clinics, helping many community members inoculate themselves. That's why the BFHD is holding another Sunday clinic at CBC West this week to provide…

POLL: Should businesses require that their employees get vaccinated for coronavirus?

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Washington's Phase Finder tool is being discontinued

OLYMPIA, Wash. — For months, the Washington State Department of Health (DOH) has relied on the Phase Finder tool to help concerned citizens find out if they're eligible to be vaccinated. With most of the state moving into the next…