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Flu and Pfizer booster shots available at Marquette clinic Wednesday

MARQUETTE, MI— The Marquette County Health Department is holding a drive-through flu shot and Pfizer COVID vaccine booster clinic Wednesday.

Regular flu shots are offered for those 6 months and older, and high-dose shots for those 65 and older.

The Pfizer booster is available for those who had the primary shots at least six months ago. Please bring your vaccination card.

Boosters are recommended for residents 65 and older, individuals 18 to 64 with underlying health conditions, and those 18 to 64 at a higher risk of contracting COVID due to their workplace or institutional setting. It will not be given to people who had the Moderna vaccine.

The clinic takes place from noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Marq-Tran bus garage on Commerce Drive in Marquette, next to the Thomas Theatre.

For information about costs and insurance, call 906-475-7844.

Nicole was born near Detroit but has lived in the U.P. most of her life. She graduated from Marquette Senior High School and attended Michigan State and Northern Michigan Universities, graduating from NMU in 1993 with a degree in English.