Douglas County residents can get free standard flu shots Oct. 17 at a mass immunization clinic at Douglas High School.
The event is sponsored by Douglas County Emergency Management Office in conjunction with the Douglas County community health nurse and Carson City Health & Human Services.
"The free seasonal flu vaccinations will help the agencies practice their response to a large-scale public health emergency," said Tod Carlini, East Fork Fire & Paramedic Districts chief and director of the emergency management office.
Carlini said the Oct. 17 clinic is to provide the standard influenza inoculation.
A follow-up clinic will be conducted …