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Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Vernon County Health Center COVID-19 Update:

Vernon County has reported 50 additional confirmed positive coronavirus cases over the last week.

According to the Health Department's Facebook page, this is the most new cases identified over a one week period since 75 were reported on January 19th.

Health Department officials said Tuesday of the 2,214 positives identified in Vernon County, 33 are active and 51 deaths have occurred related to COVID-19. Nearly 5,200 residents have recceived at least one dose of the coronavirus vaccine.

Vernon County Health Department staff members encourage social distancing and good hygiene.