COVID-19 Updates

OCONTO COUNTY HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS AND PUBLIC HEALTH CALL FOR UNITED ACTION FROM OUR RESIDENTS

October 9, 2020

OCONTO, WI (October 9, 2020)-There is significant uncontrolled spread of COVID-19 in Oconto County.  This uncontrolled spread directly impacts the healthcare system, schools and public health response.  The uncontrolled spread of COVID-19 has led to an increase in hospitalizations and is straining our health care system.  Oconto County hospitals have activated their emergency plans.  Currently,…

OCONTO COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH ISSUES A COVID-19 CALL TO ACTION AS LABOR DAY WEEKEND APPROACHES

September 2, 2020

OCONTO, WI (September 2, 2020)-COVID-19 cases in Oconto County have increased dramatically since late July, health officials report today.  According to data from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, in Oconto County: In the first two weeks of July, approximately 2% of tests were positive for COVID-19.  In the last two weeks of August, approximately…