Forest County Public Health officials have confirmed an additional two people have been diagnosed with novel coronavirus infection (COVID-19) in Forest County. One individual is linked to the current public health investigation with the Bay at Nu-Roc and one individual is not linked and is currently isolating at home. County health officials are working to determine how the individual may have become infected and are contacting others with whom the positive case had close contact with.

We continue to encourage our community members to minimize their contact with others by staying home when possible, practice physical distancing and good personal hygiene, consider wearing a face mask, and stay alert for symptoms of COVID-19 including:
If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, please contact your health care provider and ask to be tested.

• Fever • Cough • Shortness of breath • Sore throat • Headache • Fatigue
• Body or muscle aches • Nausea • Vomiting • Diarrhea • Loss of smell • Loss of taste

In an effort to keep community members up to date on COVID-19, Forest County Health Department will continue to update our Facebook page daily with current COVID-19 case counts. This will include the number of negative and positive cases in Forest County.

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