KCKCC to offer flu shot clinics in October

Flu season is just around the corner and Kansas City Kansas Community College is offering two free flu shot clinics.

KCKCC is holding two free flu shot clinics in October. The first is from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Oct. 8, and the second is from 4 to 7 p.m. Oct. 15. Both clinics will be in Upper Jewell on the KCKCC main campus, 7250 State Ave.

The flu clinic event is open to everyone who is at least 7 years old, while supplies last. It is sponsored by KCKCC, the Mother and Child Health Coalition and Walgreens.

Those who have insurance are encouraged to come to a flu clinic from noon to 2 p.m. Oct. 1 in Room 3397. This date has been set aside for walk-in appointments. Individuals must bring a copy of their insurance card or be prepared to pay cash for the shot. The flu shot is $30.

For more information about the flu clinic, call 816-283-6242, ext. 251. Questions can also be directed to Kim Morgan, college nurse at KCKCC, by calling 913-288-7683 or by email to kmorgan@kckcc.edu.
– Story from KCKCC

More rain in today’s forecast

After this morning’s showers and thunderstorms, rain is in the forecast again today. Showers will continue after 3 p.m. today, according to the National Weather Service.

There is a 60 percent chance of precipitation. The high will be near 80.

Tonight, there is an 80 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, with a low of 68.

On Thursday, look for showers and thunderstorms, with a high near 76. There is an 80 percent chance of precipitation. On Thursday night, skies will be mostly cloudy, with a low of 50.

Friday, the skies will be sunny, with a high near 61. The winds will be 14 to 18 mph with gusts as high as 28 mph. Friday night, temperatures will drop to 38 degrees.

Saturday, look for sunny skies with a high near 61. On Sunday, skies will be mostly sunny with a high near 70.