–For the third time in the last 48 hours, Kossuth County is reporting a positive test for the coronavirus. Kossuth County Public Health announced Tuesday afternoon that another test has come back positive, making a total of 5 confirmed cases in the county. Public Health Director Lynzie Nilles tells KLGA News her agency begins contact tracing as soon as they receive word of the positive test.
Each of the 3 cases reported this week is in an individual between the ages of 18-40. Nilles says they do not divulge positive test results to anyone besides the patient.
Kossuth County is not the only area county seeing an uptick in positive cases. Wright County has gone from 8 positive cases to 24 since last Thursday.
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