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President Joe Biden announced last week that the government will provide 1 billion free, rapid, at-home COVID-19 tests. The website to order the testing kits launched early Tuesday, with delivery scheduled to begin at the end of the month.


COVID-19 cases are coming back in abundance in the area served by the Northeast Texas Health District.

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Friends of the Animals will host its next low-cost vaccination and microchip clinic for all area residents from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Jan. 8 at the Friends’ clinic in the southeast corner of highways 198 and 334 in Gun Barrel City. No appointment is necessary.

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Henderson County COVID-19 cases are now more than 10,000 and the Centers for Disease Control County Tracker shows some concerning numbers in its report Monday.


The first known Texas case of the COVID-19 B.1.1.529 variant has been identified in a resident of Harris County. Results of genetic sequencing this week showed that the infection was caused by the Omicron variant strain.

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U.S. regulators on Wednesday signed off on extending COVID-19 boosters to Americans who got the Moderna or Johnson & Johnson vaccine and said anyone eligible for an extra dose can get a brand different from the one they received initially.