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Johnson & Johnson is beginning a huge final study to try to prove if a single-dose COVID-19 vaccine can protect against the virus.
The U.S. death toll from the coronavirus topped 200,000 Tuesday, by far the highest in the world, hitting the once- unimaginable threshold six weeks before an election that is certain to be a referendum in part on President Donald Trump’s handling of the crisis.
Dubuque County's COVID-19 14-day positivity rate had eclipsed the 15% threshold as of 9 a.m., according to the state tracking website.
The federal government outlined a sweeping plan today to make vaccines for COVID-19 available for free to all Americans, assuming a safe and effective shot is established and widely accepted though polls show skepticism remains across America.
Dubuque County supervisors voted, 2-1, Sept. 8 against enacting a countywide mask mandate recommended by the county Board of Health.