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Merck to help produce rival J&J’s COVID-19 vaccine

Drugmaker Merck & Co. will help produce rival Johnson & Johnson’s newly approved coronavirus vaccine in an effort to expand supply more quickly.

Health Department Announces New Schedule at the COVID Alstom Testing Site

The Hamilton County Health Department’s COVID testing site at Alstom will be closed Wednesdays and Sundays beginning the week of March 1, 2021.

J&J’s 1-dose shot cleared, giving US 3rd COVID-19 vaccine

WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. now has a third vaccine to prevent COVID-19. The Food and Drug Administration on Saturday cleared a Johnson &...

Cleveland City School employees get vaccinated

CLEVELAND, Tenn. (WDEF)- Some Cleveland City School employees received their first dose of the COVID vaccine today. Teachers and employees that wanted to be vaccinated...

Mindfulness during COVID

CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee- The past year has been a difficult for a variety of reasons. One of those difficulties has been on people’s mental health. "People...

Tennessee: Vaccines stolen, given to children in 1 county

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee’s top health officials have revealed the state has requested federal law enforcement to investigate alleged theft of coronavirus vaccine...

Johnson & Johnson vaccine could hit Tennessee next week

NASHVILLE (WDEF) - The new Johnson and Johnson Covid vaccine could be in Tennessee as soon as next week. On Friday, an FDA panel of...

New COVID-19 treatment could stop hospital visits

DALTON, Ga. (WDEF)- Hamilton Medical Center has opened a new clinic that will provide a new COVID-19 treatment that will help high risk patients. Last...

FDA says Johnson & Johnson 1-dose vaccine shot prevents COVID-19

An analysis by U.S. regulators says Johnson & Johnson's single-dose vaccine protects against COVID-19.

Local lab test uncovers body’s weaknesses before taking COVID vaccine

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) - At Any Lab Test Now, a local walk-in testing clinic, staff is encouraging local families to take their micro nutritional...

Local medical experts tout Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) - Aside from the Pfizer and Moderna vaccine, a third option with Johnson & Johnson might be available soon. The company is...

Inclement Weather Postpones Tuesday’s COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments & Cancels Testing

Due to inclement weather, the Hamilton County Health Department is postponing COVID-19 vaccine appointments scheduled for Tuesday, February 16 and canceling COVID-19 Testing at the Alstom Plant.



Tim Kelly & Kim White neck and neck going into runoff

15 candidate field for Mayor is down to 2.

Mocs Coach Rusty Wright Still Trying to Navigate New Spring Football Season

Chattanooga-(WDEF-TV) Spring is in the air in Chattanooga, and so is the pigskin. UTC's spring football season kicked off last weekend with a win over...

Boys Region Semifinal Scores

CSAS    56 Oneida  55 Tyner      62 Red Bank 47 Howard  71 Loudon   62 Cleveland  68 White Co   53 Warren Co      75 East Hamilton  66

Kim White part of Mayoral Run Off

CHATTANOOGA,Tennessee- There will be a run off for mayor between Tim Kelly and Kim White. Kim White supporters were buzzing with excitement as a late...