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July 4, 2011ATCHISON COUNTY, MO |  By: Wayman

Flood Vaccines

Communities up and down the swollen Missouri River are not only requesting sandbags, but vaccinations as well.

Atchison county deputy emergency manager Mark Manchester says they have given about 50 workers Tetanus shots during the flood fight.

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Manchester says sandbaggers, levee workers, and water patrol officers have received the Tetanus vaccinations.