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Seattle becomes first major US city to reach 70% COVID-19 vaccination rate for 12 and older
 12 days ago

Cover picture for the articleSeattle hit an important milestone in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic on Wednesday: 70% of its residents 12 and older are now fully vaccinated, according to the city. The city is now pacing ahead of San Francisco, which was leading the country, in its vaccination efforts. Vermont leads the country for the state with the highest vaccination rate. Seventy-eight percent of Seattle residents ages 12 and older have initiated the vaccine process, receiving at least one dose of the vaccine.