Links Mentioned On Jan 5, 2021

Tuesday, January 5th 2021, 3:21 am
By: News 9

How The COVID-19 Vaccine Works

INTEGRIS Health is working to address Oklahomans question and concerns regarding the COVID-19 vaccine.

David Chansolme, M.D., the medical director of infection prevention at INTEGRIS, has created a video to easily explain what happens once the vaccine is fully administered.

To watch the video in full, click here.  

Guthrie COVID-19 Vaccines

The Logan County Health Department will hold a vaccination event this Thursday.

Anyone age 65 or older and frontline workers can receive the vaccine from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Logan County Fair Grounds.

Click here to sign up.

Lacie Lowry Book Time

Lacie Lowry read the children's book "My Wild First Day of School" to help kids get a good rest after their first day class in the new year.

Afterwards she spoke with the author of the book, Dennis Matthew, live on Instagram.

Click here to see Lacie read the whole book and chat with Dennis.

Voter Registration Deadline

The deadline to register to vote for some Oklahoma City Council seats is quickly approaching.

Click here for an applications to sign up.

Absentee Ballot Deadline

The deadline is approaching to request an absentee ballot for the upcoming election.

Click here to request a ballot.

Oklahoma Caring Vans

The Oklahoma City Caring van will be stations in southwest OKC, to give out free flu shots from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday.

The van will be at the Paper Box between Southwest 29th Street and South Shartel Avenue.

Any child six months old to 18-years-old can get one.

Click here for more information.

OCCHD Vaccine Sign Up

The Oklahoma City County Health Department says it will begin taking appointments for Thursday's COVID-19 vaccination clinic for people ages 65 and older.

The sign up begins at 9 a.m. Tuesday.

Click here to sign up or call 405-425-4489.

Yukon Diaper Dash

The city of Yukon is inviting parents with babies 10 to 18-months old to join the 2021 Diaper Dash.

The diaper dash will be at 10 a.m. January 16th at the Jackie Cooper Gym.

Click here to sign up.

IRS's Get My Payment Portal

The IRS has reactivated the Get My Payment portal on its website.

Many Americans have received their second stimulus check.

Click here to view the status of your economic impact payments.

American Red Cross Teams Up With NFL For Blood Donations

The American Red Cross is teaming up with the National Football League in January for National Blood Donor Month.

Click here to view all of the blood donation opportunities for January in central Oklahoma.

Oklahoma County Health Departments' Social Media Pages

The state health department said their vaccination app will be live on Thursday for you to sign up for a COVID-19 vaccine once your group is eligible.

Click here to view a list of Oklahoma county health departments on Facebook.