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In-Home support service workers and community health workers can get covid-19 vaccine 01/13/2021

Published January 14, 2021

Safeway in Shasta County started administering Covid-19 vaccines today.

In-home support service provides and community healthcare workers can get the Covid-19 vaccine, at places like Safeway.

Kathy Fowler was the first person to get vaccinated at the Safeway on Pine Street. Fowler tells Action News Now everything went pretty smoothly and she felt fine after getting her shot.

β€œIt was very easy,” said Fowler. β€œI was the first one on their list so I was their guinea pig. But she did everything nice quick and easy, you don't even feel the vaccine.”

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