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Wright County Surveillance Testing for COVID19

WRIGHT COUNTY HAS SEEN THEIR COVID19 NUMBERS DOUBLE THIS WEEK, UP TO 52 AS OF THURSDAY.  IN A PRESS RELEASE, JARIKA EISENTRAGER SAID THAT SURVEILLANCE TESTING OF LARGER EMPLOYERS IN WRIGHT COUNTY IS ONGOING, WITH 294 PEOPLE TESTED AS OF LAST NIGHT, WITH FIFTY TESTS STILL OUTSTANDING.  KARL HELGEVOLD, WITH THE WRIGHT COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS, NOTED THAT WHILE THE STATE IS LOOSENING SOME RESTRICTIONS “IT IS VERY IMPORTANT THAT THE CITIZENS OF WRIGHT COUNTY CONTINUE TO BE DILIGENT IN PRACTICING SOCIAL DISTANCING AND WEARING FACE COVERINGS AS WE ARE SEEING AN INCREASE IN POSITIVES AT THIS TIME.”  SURVEILLANCE TESTING WILL CONTINUE THROUGH NEXT WEEK. 



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