PAHS vaccination clinic

Pictured is Dean Hill, of Clymer, receiving the Moderna vaccine from Sandy Anderson, RN, from Punxsutawney Area Hospital.

PUNXSUTAWNEY — The Punxsutawney Area Hospital COVID-19 Phase 1A vaccine program was held at Punxsutawney Area High School on Saturday.

The vaccine program did not open its doors until 8:30 a.m., with the first shots given for ages 65 and older beginning at 9 a.m. Some people showed up as early as 2 a.m., and it was reported that some came from as far away as New York and New Jersey.

See Monday's edition of The Spirit for details.

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