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WATCH LIVE: Mecklenburg County COVID-19 briefing

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Mecklenburg County Public Health Director Gibbie Harris and Public Health Medical Director Dr. Meg Sullivan are providing an update on COVID-19 vaccination efforts in the Charlotte metro. The county health officials are expected to talk starting at 1 p.m.…
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Take a look inside Novant Health's vaccination clinic

They’ve given 35,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine since opening in early February. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Wednesday was a big day in North Carolina as anyone 16 or older is now eligible to get a COVID-19 vaccination. This is a huge step in reopening the state and getting coronavirus infections down.…
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Colleges, universities decide whether to require COVID-19 vaccine

Some universities are requiring students to show proof of vaccine to return in the fall, while others are strongly encouraging it. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Colleges and universities across the country and in the Charlotte area are making decisions about whether they will require the COVID-19 vaccine when students return for the fall 2021 semester.…