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Red county/Blue county: the many reasons why covid numbers have spiked in small towns

Compare 2 similar counties=== Within Colorado, one of the most vaccinated counties is San Miguel County, which, like Wyoming’s Platte County, has a population of a little over 8,000 people. Both counties entered June with high transmission rates and sustained them for several weeks straight, but their vaccination rates are inverses of each other: Fewer than a third of Platte County residents are fully vaccinated, while about a third of San Miguel County residents are not. The common thread in both places: pockets of unvaccinated residents.

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2020: A Year to Remember (& can’t ever forget) Pizza Bar 66

Restaurant owner Michael Moore, Pizza Bar 66, recalls 2020 & its closure, then carry out only, then limited customers== representative of all Lyons’ eateries. =”In March of 2020, just when we were preparing to ramp up for the windfalls of another prosperous Spring, Summer and Fall, the world literally shut down, as did our business. “

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