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Last in the nation for nursing home resident vaccinations, Nevada grapples with reporting issues, hesitancy

In Nevada, which ranks last in the nation for nursing home resident vaccination rates, 1 in 4 residents has yet to be fully vaccinated. There are few clear answers why — but an abundance of theories.

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Regents approve COVID vaccine mandate for higher ed employees

The Board of Regents voted 10-3 on Thursday to approve a wide-reaching higher education employee vaccine mandate, giving more than 5,000 unvaccinated employees until Dec. 1 to either get vaccinated or, barring limited exceptions, have their employment terminated. 

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