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Beyond Big Cities, Independent Pharmacies ‘Begging’ for Vaccine

  • Sole provider of doses in their towns, many still await supply
  • Small pharmacies setting up clinics at churches, factories
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Dared and Renee Price are husband-and-wife pharmacists in south-central Kansas, and have spent tens of thousands of dollars and several months getting their six independent outlets in five small towns ready to deliver the two-dose Pfizer and Moderna vaccines. They’ve had to buy freezers, temperature monitors and a mobile refrigerator.