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C19: The First Of Many

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Scott Heins
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Office of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
Sandra Lindsay, an ICU nurse at Northwell Health Long Island Jewish Medical Center, is the first person in the U.S. to receive a COVID-19 vaccine, out of trial.

Healthcare workers get the first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine around the country, and state electoral colleges make Biden-Harris official. Also, Monday marks 8 years since the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.

A native Long Islander, J.D. is WSHU's managing editor. He also hosts the climate podcast Higher Ground. J.D. reports for public radio stations across the Northeast, is a journalism educator and proud SPJ member.