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Whitman Fire Distributes Home Covid Tests

By PAT TRAVERS, Senior Correspondent | December 31, 2021 | MASSACHUSETTS

Story No. 010322100

WHITMAN, MA - With a surge in reported Covid infections following the holidays due to the very contagious "omicron" variant, the Town of Whitman was able to secure around 400 at-home self administered Covid tests to be distributed, free of charge, to residents. On Friday, December 31, 2021 the Whitman Fire Department, along with the Whitman Police Department, Board of Health, CERT, and DPW, among others, were able to distribute the tests at the Whitman Middle School. The nearly 400 tests were all distributed and accounted for in about one hour.

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