Wilkin Co. Public Health to discontinue COVID vaccinations at year end

A total of 3,026 eligible Wilkin County, Minn., residents have been fully vaccinated as of Wednesday, Nov. 17. The 65 and older age group has the highest vaccination rate in the county (88 percent fully vaccinated).

Wilkin County, Minnesota, Public Health Director Becky Tripp provided an update on the COVID-19 situation to the county board at a Tuesday, Nov. 16 meeting. Wilkin County currently has 51 active cases, three of them new as of Friday, Nov. 19, according to the Minnesota Department of Health.

A total of 3,026 eligible residents have been fully vaccinated as of Wednesday, Nov. 17. The 65 and older age group has the highest vaccination rate in the county (88 percent fully vaccinated).