At least 8,027 people in Teton County have received first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine.

Teton County Health Department staffers and volunteers are now vaccinating people included in subgroup 1c, as well as those in 1a and 1b who have not already been vaccinated.

People in those groups can register for a vaccine by visiting Those who need help filling out the form may call 732-8268 and select option 1.

Each week the health department can provide about 1,500 vaccine appointments split between those ages 50 to 64, people with chronic conditions and essential workers. Of the 50-64 age group, the oldest will be vaccinated first. The longer you are on the registration list, the sooner you may be selected.

Contact Johanna Love at 732-7071 or​

Johanna Love steers the newsroom as editor. Her time off is occupied by kid, dog, biking, camping and art. She loves to hear from readers with story tips, kudos, criticism and questions.

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