Cherokee Nation Announces COVID-19 Vaccine Milestone

Sunday, January 23rd 2022, 3:12 pm
By: News On 6

TULSA, Oklahoma -

The Cherokee Nation has administered 100,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses. The tribe is also testing students regularly and testing government employees twice a week.

Principal Chief Chuck Hoskin Jr. said frequent testing has caught a number of asymptomatic cases.

He said the extra steps has helped keep those people from unknowingly infecting others.