Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

Wabasha County Public Health COVID-19 Hotline: 651-565-8103
The hotline is for residents or the general public looking for information regarding COVID-19 and will be staffed Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Situation Update as of September 18, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.
Wabasha County: Confirmed Cases: 166, Deaths: 0  (Estimated Number of Cases in Isolation: 28)
Minnesota: Confirmed Cases: 87,807, Deaths: 1,950 (80,221 of Confirmed Cases have been released from Isolation)
United States: Confirmed Cases: 6,681,251, Deaths: 197,763
***Case Counts have risen in Wabasha County in the last week. Please see graph link below. Remember each one of us can stop the spread of COVID-19 by following the simple guidelines below:

-Please, wear a face covering in all indoor buinesses and public indoor spaces.
-Please, wash your hands and use hand sanitizers frequently, and physically distance by staying 6 feet away from people you do not live with.
-If you do become ill, call your health care provider before you go in to be tested. If you are ill with any COVID-19 symptoms or test positive, you must stay home until you are fever-free for 24 hours and have improvement of respiratory symptoms OR 10 days--whichever is longer.
-And, if you are in close contact of a case you must remain home for the full 14 days, regardless of whether you test negative.
Wabasha County COVID-19 Case Graphs as of 09/18/20 - will be updated every two weeks (dependent on our case count)
Press Release 09/15/2020 - COVID-19 Update: COVID-19 has changed our community.
Press Release 08/18/2020 - Wabasha County COVID-19 Community Testing Event Data
COVID-19 Community Event Thank You Flyer
Be sure to follow Wabasha County Public Health on Facebook for important updates!
Community Resource Booklet for Wabasha County
Press Release 7/24/2020-Community Outbreak
Press Release 07/15/2020-Continue Our Fight against COVID-19
Press Release 04/30/2020 - Investigation Case Notification
Please refer to the following links for the most current and upated information relating to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19):
Minnesota Department of Health

Centers for Disease Control
Prevent the Spread of COVID-19 (PDF) (Also available in Chinese, Hmong, Russian, Somali, Spanish and Vietnamese)