Is the COVID vaccine safe for children? Currently, the three vaccines available in Minnesota are authorized for teens and adults. The Moderna and the Johnson & Johnson vaccines are approved for age groups eighteen and up. Only the Pfizer vaccine is approved for age sixteen on up. But are they safe and effective for adolescents, …
This week on the Minnesota Native News health report, we look at an Ojibwe band on the most northeastern edge of the state and how it was affected by the pandemic.
Daniel Jourdain (Red Lake Nation), Bemidji’s new city council member for the at-large seat and is only the second Indigenous person to serve on the city council, throughout its history. Daniel Jourdain is also an employment specialist with the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe.
Walz says the outreach effort is part of the state’s “Roll Up Your Sleeves, MN” overall campaign. This particular outreach campaign will begin with workers at restaurants, bars and breweries across the state.