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As vaccines are approved for kids, mandates face court challenges

A new era in the coronavirus pandemic is beginning this holiday season.

COVID-19 vaccines have now been approved for children ages 5-11, the Biden administration’s vaccine mandates have been announced, and the delta variant surge appears to be tapering off.

As of Wednesday, Nov. 10, the total number of active positives in North Dakota was 3,692, down from 4,595 in early October. Similar numbers ar...