425 Miles. 950 Vaccines. 1 Day. How South Dakota Is Working To Beat Covid | NBC News

Feb 20, 2021
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South Dakota is working to turn itself from a Covid hot zone to one of the top states for vaccinations. So how is the state doing it? NBC News Now Correspondent Dasha Burns traveled more than 400 miles with a Sanford Health delivering vaccines across the state to find out.» Subscribe to NBC News: nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC
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425 Miles. 950 Vaccines. 1 Day. How South Dakota Is Working To Beat Covid | NBC News

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  • Jesus loves and cares about you so much so repent so That we all make it to heaven, Like so more people can see this..

    NotafratdudeNotafratdude5 days ago
  • Now if S.D can get rid of it's republican corruption.

    bowtie3bowtie36 days ago
  • DO NOT TAKE THE VACCINE!! YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED!!!!

    Cold OnesCold Ones6 days ago
  • Not only the 20 people but also for there family that care for those elderly.

    OldMechOldMech6 days ago
  • You've got to be the most pathetic news channel ever. with all the BS that Trump supporters are put in this country through you have the audacity to put out a vaccination route on national television. Why so you could try to get some of them attacked so you can try to create some drama? And that is why you will continue to be low rated.

    LaToya MatsonLaToya Matson6 days ago
  • South Dakota has a great Governor!!

    Angie ForrestAngie Forrest6 days ago
  • This is a great statement on how people care to get the vaccine to those who need it. Thank you so much sir for your time and huge effort. 😷👍🏻🇺🇸

    Steven MSteven M6 days ago
  • The vaccine doesn’t work they still want you to wear a mask what’s the point

    braydon p-wellbraydon p-well6 days ago
  • nothing closer than Sioux Falls? the entire state could've been vaccinated in 32 days. 12 hours for the first dosage 30 day wait for the second. but because they're mainly consist of native Americans and a branch of the military and voted republican they didn't fit the criteria of critical in the lefts eyes.

    william wetheringtonwilliam wetherington6 days ago
  • The coronavirus is being highly exaggerated to deliberately crash our economy and infringe upon our rights until we have none left!! Propaganda for the great RESET!!!

    ramon ortizramon ortiz6 days ago
  • Gotta ask,, HOW do you keep the jab at -32 degrees in a van for that long ?? It doesn't work if not at that temp.

    LIGHT BEARLIGHT BEAR6 days ago
    • Wonder who’s getting the spoiled vaccines

      Mig MarquesMig Marques6 days ago
  • Hello, Humans. "A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down."-Arnold H. Glasow TERRANCE OUT

    T-Virus TerranceT-Virus Terrance6 days ago
  • Why give vaccines to these people that doesnt believe that covid exist or its just a hoax? Its just a waste of vaccine.

    Kollen NekollKollen Nekoll6 days ago
  • Please don’t take the mark of the beast. 😥

    7 Trumpets7 Trumpets6 days ago
  • Jesus Christ saves from sin. Romans 3: 23 For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God; Hebrews 9: 27 And as it is appointed unto men once to die, but after this the judgment: Isaiah 64: 6 But we are all as an unclean thing, and all our righteousnesses are as filthy rags; and we all do fade as a leaf; and our iniquities, like the wind, have taken us away. Revelation 21: 8 But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers, and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake which burneth with fire and brimstone: which is the second death. Romans 5: 8 But God commendeth his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us. John 3: 16 For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. John 14: 6 Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me. Romans 10: 9-10. That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved. For with the heart man believeth unto righteousness; and with the mouth confession is made unto salvation. Jesus said John 5: 24 Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that heareth my word, and believeth on him that sent me, hath everlasting life, and shall not come into condemnation; but is passed from death unto life. 1John 5: 10-13 He that believeth on the Son of God hath the witness in himself: he that believeth not God hath made him a liar; because he believeth not the record that God gave of his Son. And this is the record, that God hath given to us eternal life, and this life is in his Son. He that hath the Son hath life; and he that hath not the Son of God hath not life. These things have I written unto you that believe on the name of the Son of God; that ye may know that ye have eternal life, and that ye may believe on the name of the Son of God. Ephesians 2: 8-9 For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God: Not of works, lest any man should boast. Romans 8: 1 There is therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit. 1 Corinthians 15: 3-4 For I delivered unto you first of all that which I also received, how that Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures; And that he was buried, and that he rose again the third day according to the scriptures: 2 Corinthians 5: 21 For he hath made him to be sin for us, who knew no sin; that we might be made the righteousness of God in him. ..................................................................................................................................................................................................

    John KJohn K6 days ago
  • Vaccine = Death Sentence (Do not even think about it!!)

    Metal HalideMetal Halide6 days ago
  • Fake virus, bogus poison vaccine

    Mr. & Mrs. LarauntMr. & Mrs. Laraunt6 days ago
  • No Cuomo...No Newsom...get the picture???

    foresaken to noneforesaken to none6 days ago
  • Just wear 2 masks or even better 3 or 4

    Unknown TruckerUnknown Trucker6 days ago
  • SD RAISE UP AND TELL THE FAKE NEWS THEY'RE NOT WANTED THERE!

    Greater AntillesGreater Antilles6 days ago
    • @Kollen Nekoll What did you have to edit yourself genius? 🤣🤣 And who said anything about Trump? I would suggest you see a therapist for your Trump derangement syndrome. (how's the grammar there) you big headed buffoon!

      Greater AntillesGreater Antilles6 days ago
    • This is the reason why Trump loves uneducated people, its "RISE" not "RAISE" Go get yourself vaccinated.

      Kollen NekollKollen Nekoll6 days ago
  • usworlds.info/slow/video/fGmMbYKUp6pog4M

    Gail. BynumGail. Bynum6 days ago
  • Wow such drama. Still not taking your poison.

    Forest RunForest Run6 days ago
    • Shut up robot troll

      Julian BautistaJulian Bautista6 days ago
  • South Dakota never locked down either. I'm surprised NBC is showing a Republican state and giving credit.

    JoeJoe6 days ago
    • They need to be told they're not wanted there!

      Greater AntillesGreater Antilles6 days ago
  • Thank you for your service Sir!

    Saunsiaray BroussardSaunsiaray Broussard6 days ago
  • Can we quit pretending that anyone who is healthy needs this vaccine? Reliable estimates are that 25% to 33% of the population has already had COVID and has fully recovered. If it ever was a crisis it isn't anymore.

    OldCountrymanOldCountryman6 days ago
  • LISTEN EVERYONE THE WORLD WILL NEVER RETURN TO NORMAL BECAUSE THE DISINFORMATION PROGRAM WILL CONQUER THE HUMAN BRAIN OF ITS COMMON SENSE

    BIG HEART BIG CAPSBIG HEART BIG CAPS6 days ago
  • 425 miles? How about the 450 miles Donald trump got built on our southern border and msm won’t report it Can I get an amen?!

    Greg BGreg B6 days ago
  • So yanks can spell 'Armour' correctly.

    Gambit771Gambit7716 days ago
    • Yes, they're good hot dogs. Armour hot dogs. The dogs kids love to bite.

      John HutchisonJohn Hutchison6 days ago
  • 0:02 The 🏴‍☠️Reaper in Sheeps Clothing 🐑💉⚰⚰⚰⚰⚰⚰

    Seeet JonesSeeet Jones6 days ago
  • give my dose to a trans person of color

    nnawoodsnnawoods6 days ago
  • Omg i feel so safe now, not that i was,. Stop tryin to scare people for nothing

    Steven HaleySteven Haley6 days ago
  • Get your Mutual shot The Walking Dead

    Helen RudolphHelen Rudolph6 days ago
  • Sop pretending there's high demand for the Experimental Gene Therapy

    Jupiter RegionalJupiter Regional6 days ago
  • Nothing but drama they come at this as if they're directing a snuff film where's the positive message of reality in the 90% recovery that's a bad flu

    Timothy ParenteauTimothy Parenteau6 days ago
  • Khalilah Mitchell, a registered nurse from Nashville, Tennessee, now suffers from bells palsy after getting a Covid-19 vaccine.

    Amber LopezAmber Lopez6 days ago
    • I don't know her and I can't say nothing about her medical condition... Im also a health care worker - 2 weeks ago we got done vaccinating all 135 elderly patients, the oldest is a 103 yo woman and there's also a 92 yo woman who's in Hospice right now--- NOTHING HAPPENED, NO ADVERSE REACTIONS after their second dosages... This week, we started with healthcare workers, also, no adverse reactions ... i'm just saying all the negativity against this vaccine is a case to case basis. If one refuses to be vaccinated then one has the right not to but there are people who believe in this which could lower down severity of Covid once exposed and probably have a "normal" life later on - let them be.

      cc Yes or No cccc Yes or No cc6 days ago
    • Yeah that video was cringy

      Mr PicklesMr Pickles6 days ago
    • Good

      Chinese Virus ZombieChinese Virus Zombie6 days ago
  • *"If someone dies WITH covid-19, we are counting that."* -Direct quote from Dr. Birx at the Coronavirus Task Force press conference. You could literally make a stuffy nose the leading cause of death using this rule. Last call, people.

    robotron17robotron176 days ago
    • @Julian Bautista He's absolutely CORRECT! There were actually two ladies that said the same thing about "liberal" approach to covid deaths. Why are YOU misleading the internet?? Hospitals are encouraged to mark covid even if they SUSPECT you were exposed, WITHOUT EVEN TESTING FOR IT. So yeah, fact is, the death toll numbers are artificially inflated. 📺🐑🐑🐑💉💉💉

      YOU ALMOST GOT IT!!!YOU ALMOST GOT IT!!!6 days ago
    • No that is absolutely nonsense. The numbers are people who died to COVID, not with it. Stop misleading the internet. You are a threat to the internet and you account needs to be deleted.

      Julian BautistaJulian Bautista6 days ago
    • @KAM Do you think that changes anything?

      robotron17robotron176 days ago
    • She is no longer part of the task force.

      KAMKAM6 days ago
  • When he said "It mattered to those people and that's why it mattered to us", is something I love to hear. Too bad AMERICA is not hearing THAT more often now a days. THE WORLD is still going through this Health Crisis and people are still dying and struggling, lots of them dying thinking that no one cares.... that is the saddest part, to know that you are dying and that NO ONE CARES, Especially here in AMERICA, suppose to be the LAND OF THE FREE & HOME OF THE BRAVE!!!

    Lou LawsonLou Lawson6 days ago
  • S Dakota already in Herd Immunity. Vaccination won’t slow down virus spreading. Pandemic slows down by itself without doing anything. Thanks to Trump and Governor Noem.

    Albert ChangAlbert Chang6 days ago
    • Vaccination after pandemic does not make result. Humanity haven't common a system to suppress spreading any virus throughout the Earth. We can't block defined country rapidly, especially China,.

      Шуршавий ВіталійШуршавий Віталій6 days ago
  • Well over a month and STILL no official cause of Capitol Officer Sicknick's death ...corrupt backwards Corporate Media and Government institutions promoting falsehoods... EXACTLY like the fraud election.

    President Elect KeithPresident Elect Keith6 days ago
  • CORRUPT INCOMPETENT DEMOCRATS THINK THEY CAN KEEP SCAM BILLIONS OF DOLLARS FROM FOREIGN COUNTRIES.....usworlds.info/slow/video/nmuEb4qWiWSkm2I

    Cecilia RiveraCecilia Rivera6 days ago
  • COVID NATION

    Richard MacLeanRichard MacLean6 days ago
  • The variant covid virus allows or at least excuses them to continue the 'new normal" 🙄

    Louis TullyLouis Tully6 days ago
    • “Top pathologist Dr. Roger Hodkinson told Canadian government officials in Alberta during a phone conference that the coronavirus pandemic is ‘the greatest hoax ever perpetrated on an unsuspecting public,’” Citizens from Wuhan were yelling from their apartments at the beginning of the quarantine, IT’S FAKE! EVERYTHING IS FAKE! Could it be they were trying to warn us? ~ see video below ~ usworlds.info/slow/video/jqRsaJ-aqGlrjmY Also the people from Chiapas, Mexico have green light (no restrictions) for quite some time. They don’t wear masks as they don’t believe the virus is real. Interestingly enough they have the lowest rates of covid

      EstrelladelmarEstrelladelmar6 days ago
    • Yep. Viruses rarely mutate in the way and at the speed they are saying that this virus has. Yet this one conveniently mutated precisely when the vaccine became available.

      OldCountrymanOldCountryman6 days ago
  • People in SD are use to traveling for medical care. They’re use to traveling for lots of things. As you point out, Sanford med already had a currier system in place. “White knuckle” drama queen, but you had time for your drone footage.

    J BJ B6 days ago
  • Yeah! It's pretty easy when you have a population of 10.

    Brad ForwardBrad Forward6 days ago
  • How many of these masked Dakotans wanting shots were COVID deniers just months ago?

    george lunageorge luna6 days ago
    • Very few that I know. Don’t let the media fool you. Most don’t want the shots.

      Noumenon4IdolatryNoumenon4Idolatry6 days ago
    • The variant covid virus allows or at least excuses them to continue the 'new normal" 🙄

      Louis TullyLouis Tully6 days ago
  • Then Jesus said to the crowds and to his disciples: “The teachers of the law and the Pharisees sit in Moses’ seat. So you must be careful to do everything they tell you. But do not do what they do, for they do not practice what they preach. They tie up heavy, cumbersome loads and put them on other people’s shoulders, but they themselves are not willing to lift a finger to move them. Everything they do is done for people to see: They make their phylacteries wide and the tassels on their garments long; they love the place of honor at banquets and the most important seats in the synagogues; they love to be greeted with respect in the marketplaces and to be called ‘Rabbi’ by others. “But you are not to be called ‘Rabbi,’ for you have one Teacher, and you are all brothers. And do not call anyone on earth ‘father,’ for you have one Father, and he is in heaven. Nor are you to be called instructors, for you have one Instructor, the Messiah. The greatest among you will be your servant. For those who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted". You shall not make for yourself an image in the form of anything, in Heaven above or in the Earth beneath, or in the waters below. You shall not bow down to them or worship them, for I the Lord your God am a jealous God, punishing the children for the sin of the parents up to the third and fourth generation of those who hate me, but showing love to a thousand generations of those who love me and keep my commandments. If my people who are called by my name, humble themselves and pray, AND TURN FROM THEIR WICKED WAYS, I will hear from Heaven, will forgive their sins, and will heal their land. And when you pray, do not be like the hypocrites, for they love to pray standing in the synagogues and on the street corners to be seen by others. Truly I tell you, they have received their reward in full. But when you pray, go into your room, close the door and pray to your Father, who is unseen. Then your Father, who sees what is done in secret, will reward you. And when you pray, do not keep on babbling like pagans, for they think they will be heard because of their many words. Do not be like them, for your Father knows what you need before you ask him. This, then, is how you should pray: Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven. Give us today our daily bread. And forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from the evil one. For if you forgive other people when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. But if you do not forgive others their sins, your Father will not forgive your sins. "Matthew 5-7 NIV Bible Gateway", we can use google search. These are the teachings, The Righteousness of our Lord Jesus Christ our God. REPENT, and start doing what is right. If you abide my teachings, you are really my disciples; then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free. A time is coming and has now come, that the true worshipers will worship the Father in Spirit and Truth. God is Spirit, so his worshipers must worship in the Spirit and Truth; they are the kind of worshipers the Father seeks. In the New Heaven and New Earth, only Righteousness dwells. May the Spirit of our Lord Jesus Christ our God be with you all.

    Ab byAb by6 days ago
    • “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him will believeth in anything. - Hitchens 3:16” “Remember, if you don't sin, then Jesus died for nothing”

      John GoldsworthyJohn Goldsworthy6 days ago
    • The Bible was not written in America 🤣

      Richard MacLeanRichard MacLean6 days ago
  • Go get ya shot sheeple! 🤦🏿‍♂️🐑

    B_WinningB_Winning6 days ago
  • First like and first comment: I hope I get vaccinated sooner than later, because 18 trips to out of my house for doctor's appointments in 330ish days is definitely not fun at all - I miss my family and my grandchildren big-time!!!

    Kryptonarie 63Kryptonarie 636 days ago
  • People who say mask don't work have just as much brain as those who wear them

    DasbinichDasbinich6 days ago
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