January 4, 2021— Some hospitals acknowledge offering the COVID-19 vaccine to those outside the highest-priority groups – but say it was only done when thawed doses went unused and were about to expire.
Kelley Wheeler is a Metro reporter covering political issues and general assignments. A second-generation journalist, worked with all major news outlet, she holds a vast expeirience. Kelley is a graduate of USC with degrees in journalism and English literature. She is a recipient of Yale’s Poynter Fellowship in Journalism.