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What To Know About The Delta COVID-19 Variant In Idaho

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Middle school student Elise Robinson receives her first coronavirus vaccination on Wednesday, May 12, 2021, in Decatur, Ga. Hundreds of children, ages 12 to 15, received the Pfizer vaccine at the DeKalb Pediatric Center, just days after it was approved for use within their age group. (AP Photo/Ron Harris)

Idaho Matters answers your questions about COVID-19, the newly named Delta variant that originated in India, vaccinations for kids in Idaho and more. Our return guest is Dr. David Pate, former CEO of St. Luke's Health System and a member of Gov. Little's coronavirus task force.

Samantha Wright is a news reporter and producer for Idaho Matters.
Troy Oppie reports and hosts local Weekend Edition and various Saturday programming for Boise State Public Radio News. He's also heard Saturday nights on Boise State Public Radio Music's Jazz Conversations.