As of this writing there are no residents of Lake County with confirmed COVID-19. It is realistic to assume that there are people who have it or have had it and recovered. Our local healthcare system has done some testing within the guidelines provided by the Minnesota Department of Health. Those tests are processed outside of Lake County, but ALL positive results are attributed to the county of residence, which is verified by direct contact with MDH.
Please follow the guidelines provided by the Governor’s office, MDH, and CDC. If you think it’s all some sort of plot, that’s ok – just view it as a plot to keep you safe, limit the spread, and flatten the curve so the surge in cases doesn’t overwhelm our capabilities.
Stay safe, stay healthy, and take care.