OCONTO COUNTY MOVES INTO CRITICALLY HIGH COVID-19 CASE ACTIVITY LEVEL

The county is one of eight in Wisconsin that is critically high OCONTO, WI (September 23, 2021)-COVID-19 cases in Oconto County continue to rise quickly.  On 9/22/2021, Oconto County moved into the critically high case activity level for the first time since December 2020.  The Wisconsin Department of Health Services bases case activity level on…

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OCONTO COUNTY COVID-19 CASES QUICKLY RISING

August 5, 2021-Oconto County Public Health is issuing a health alert in response to quickly rising COVID-19 cases in the county.  According to CDC’s Data Tracker, Oconto County is experiencing a high level of community transmission of COVID-19.  A high level of community transmission means that in the past 7 days, the county had more…

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VACCINATE TODAY TO GET YOUR KIDS READY FOR GOING BACK TO SCHOOL

OCONTO, WI (July 21, 2021)-Oconto County Public Health (OCPH) is encouraging parents and guardians to get their children ages 12 and older vaccinated against COVID-19.  Pfizer is the only vaccine available to those age 12-17. Pfizer requires 2 doses spaced 3 weeks apart, and a person is not fully vaccinated until 14 days after their…

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OCONTO COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH ANNOUNCES FINAL COVID-19 VACCINATION CLINICS

OCONTO, WI (April 27, 2021)-Oconto County Public Health (OCPH) announced plans for their final COVID-19 vaccination clinics.  OCPH vaccine clinics will be held as follows: 4/29/2021: 1st dose Pfizer vaccine 5/6/2021: Johnson & Johnson vaccine 5/13/2021: 2nd dose Pfizer vaccine 5/20/2021: 2nd dose Pfizer vaccine To make an appointment for the 4/29/2021 or 5/6/2021 clinics,…

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OCONTO COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH JOHNSON & JOHNSON COVID-19 VACCINATION CLINIC CANCELLED

OCONTO, WI (April 13, 2021)-Oconto County Public Health (OCPH) is following the CDC and Wisconsin Department of Health Services recommendation to pause the use of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine.  As a result, the upcoming OCPH clinic on Thursday, April 15, 2021 is cancelled.  This cancellation does not affect the 2nd dose Pfizer vaccine clinic…

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COVID-19 VACCINATION ANNOUNCEMENT FROM OCONTO COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH

OCONTO, WI (February 25, 2021)-Demand for COVID-19 vaccine continues to exceed the supply of vaccines distributed each week.  This week, Oconto County Public Health received about 1/3 of their requested doses from the State of Wisconsin.  Beginning on March 1, 2021, additional populations will be eligible for COVID-19 vaccination in Wisconsin.  Due to the limited…

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