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Nurses, dozens of others protest COVID-19 vaccine mandates in Logan

The Herald Journal

Several dozen people protested COVID-19 vaccine mandates near the corner of Logan Regional Hospital's campus on Saturday.

"That came about just because I believe everybody has a choice to do what they want with themselves," said Misty Best, an ER nurse who helped organize the rally. "So I feel like it's not necessarily about the vaccine but the choice to get it or not."


That refrain — it's not about the vaccine, it's about the mandate — was common among people interviewed at the protest, demonstrators' signs, and the fliers and posts circulating on social media in the lead up to the event. Read the rest of the story on


This story is made possible thanks to a community reporting partnership between The Herald Journal and Utah Public Radio.