MALONE — Though large-scale, state vaccination sites have opened up registration for appointments in Plattsburgh and Potsdam, Franklin County is waiting to receive COVID-19 vaccines to open similar sites in the northern and southern portions of the county.

ALBANY — The state is working to buy additional dosages of the COVID-19 vaccine from drugmaker Pfizer to ramp up New York’s supply, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday, as the federal government’s exhausted stockpile remains low.