Hidalgo County announces first-dose vaccination clinic

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DONNA, Texas (KVEO) — Hidalgo County will be having a first dose vaccination clinic in the city of Donna.

Registration for the clinic will take place Wednesday at 10 a.m., through the online portal that Hidalgo County launched on Tuesday.

The release mentions Texas directed county officials to convert some of their second dose clinics to first dose clinics, as they prepare to open vaccine availability to all eligible adults.

The clinic will be held at Donna High School, at 2301 Wood Avenue in Donna. Approximately 1,500 doses of the Moderna vaccine will be available, said the release.

The release does not mention a day for the clinic.

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