Vaccine

4 News Now Q&A: Does your vaccine protect you against omicron?

Q: Does your vaccine protect you against omicron? A: According to leaders with the World Health Organization, a new study from South Africa suggests the Pfizer vaccine is only 33 percent effective at preventing omicron. But Dr. Anthony Fauci says…

Idaho education official applauds vaccine mandate injunction

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A top Idaho education official said a preliminary injunction blocking President Joe Biden’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate for federal contractors will give colleges and universities time to plan a path forward without forcing employees to either be…

How to book an appointment for your COVID-19 booster

OLYMPIA, Wash. -- Booster doses of all three COVID-19 vaccine types are now available for everyone 18 and older in Washington and Idaho.  The expansion comes after recommendations from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the Centers for Disease Control…