Local Exclusion Day Numbers Released

EUGENE, Ore. — The numbers from local school districts are in from exclusion day, which was Wednesday. The Eugene 4J School District says there were 99 students who were not allowed to be in school because their immunization records were not up to date. By Thursday, that number had dropped in half to 48. Springfield … Continue reading »

County Works to Give Last-Minute Shots

EUGENE, Ore. — Lane County Public Health is desperate for families to immunize their children and prevent outbreaks of disease, but the county has one of the lowest rates of properly immunized kindergartners in the state. Wednesday is exclusion day in Lane County, meaning children who are not up to date on their shots won’t … Continue reading »

Lane County to Host Immunization Clinic

EUGENE, Ore. — Lane County wants to make it more convenient for parents get their children up to date on their vaccinations, so it’s hosting an immunization clinic for the next three days. Lane County Health & Human Services will staff the clinic from Feb. 19-21. This comes during the week of the state’s exclusion day, … Continue reading »