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Why a Tiny Colorado County Can Offer COVID-19 Tests to Every Resident

There are advantages to having biotech executives as neighbors

The Atlantic
Mar 23 · 6 min read
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By Sarah Zhang

San Miguel County in Colorado has, in ordinary times, fewer than three full-time employees in its public-health department. It has no hospital. Its total population is only 8,000. And yet last week, the…

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