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Health officials say it’s time for flu shots & COVID booster

by Kate Evans

It’ s almost time for flu season to start and COVID-19 cases are increasing in the area. Protect yourself and family by getting your annual flu shot soon, public health officials say. They are recommending getting a COVID-19 vaccination or updated COVID booster shot at the same time as a seasonal flu vaccine.

Flu season can begin as early as October and can last as late as May. Typically, flu season peaks between December and March each year . . .