Portage County confirms positive COVID case
By Gazette staff
STEVENS POINT – The Portage County Health and Human Services department confirmed its first case on March 25.
Officials say the affected individual is isolated and receiving medical treatment. Health officials are in the process of trying to determine how the individual contracted the virus and with whom they have had contact.
No other information was provided.
Three new counties were added to the list of affected Wisconsin counties March 24-25, including Clark, Portage, and Waupaca, making the total 36 of the 72 counties.