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Minorities underrepresented in vaccinated population

Vaccine eligibility is now open to everyone, but quite a few people are still slipping through the COVID cracks. More people of color have gotten COVID than white people and now, they're not getting vaccinated as much either.

New push to retire Native team names headed to Legislature

The first Native American woman elected to the Washington state House of Representatives says she is drafting legislation to remove Native-themed mascots and team names at public schools. This has been a goal of Native American leaders, but has new-found momentum after the Washington, DC, NFL football team’s name change.