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How one Nanaimo woman managed to get "essential visitor" status at her husband's care home - and a COVID vaccine too
Since B.C. care homes were locked down last spring, loved ones have been trying to get the right to visit residents. Now, some people who managed to get "essential visitor" status are getting their first doses of COVID-19 vaccine, including Nanaimo's Mary Dewar. All Points West host Kathryn Marlow spoke to her about it.