COVID-19 vaccine eligibility expanding in Merced Co.

Merced County health officials say they're now allowing high-risk residents between the ages of 16 to 64 to get in line.

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- Vaccine eligibility is expanding in the North Valley this morning. Merced County health officials say they're now allowing high-risk residents between the ages of 16 to 64 to get in line for their shot. The new list of eligible groups also includes public transit workers and the area's homeless and prison populations. A vaccine event will take place next Tuesday at the Merced Fairgrounds starting at 10:00 AM. And to make an appointment, you can go to VaccinateMercedCounty.com.