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Nearly 30 total positive COVID-19 cases confirmed in Waupaca Co.

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TUESDAY 5/26/2020 7:45 a.m.

WAUPACA CO., Wis. (WFRV) – Waupaca County’s confirmed case total has exceeded 25, according to a Monday update.

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County health officials say a total of 27 residents have tested positive for the virus, about 1.4 percent of the 1,886 total tests conducted within Waupaca County. Of the 27, 14 are now considered recovered. There are 58 county residents awaiting test results. One Waupaca County resident has died after testing positive for coronavirus.

Free coronavirus testing will open to those in the community with symptoms of the virus or concerns that they may have been exposed to COVID-19. Testing will be available at the Waupaca County Fairgrounds in Weyauwega on Thursday, May 28, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. No appointment is needed and those being tested will remain in their vehicle through the entire process.

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Waupaca County coronavirus case total surpasses 10

TUESDAY 5/12/2020 10:05 a.m.

WAUPACA COUNTY, Wis. (WFRV) – Waupaca County’s confirmed coronavirus case total has surpassed 10, according to a Monday update.

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County health officials say 13 total residents have tested positive, but only 4 are considered active while 8 have recovered. In total, 652 Waupaca County residents have tested negative for the virus while 82 are awaiting results.

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New confirmed cases of coronavirus bring Waupaca County total to 10

FRIDAY 5/1/2020 8:38 a.m.

WAUPCA COUNTY, Wis. (WFRV) – Two new cases of coronavirus have been confirmed in Waupaca County, bringing the positive case total to 10.

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County health officials say 392 residents have tested negative for the virus. Thirty residents are awaiting results.

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Waupaca County coronavirus case total hits 8

THURSDAY 4/30/2020 11:23 a.m.

WAUPCA COUNTY, Wis. (WFRV) – Another Waupaca County resident have tested positive for coronavirus, bringing the county case total to eight.

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Health officials say 381 residents have tested negative for the virus and 24 are awaiting results.

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Waupaca County coronavirus case total hits 7

FRIDAY 4/24/2020 11:31 a.m.

WAUPACA COUNTY, Wis. (WFRV) – Seven Waupaca County residents have tested positive for coronavirus, according to health officials.

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A total of 313 residents have tested negative for the virus and only one resident has passed away due to coronavirus-related complications.

Over 5,000 Wisconsinites have tested positive for coronavirus as of Thursday.

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Waupaca County coronavirus case total climbs to 4, over 200 test negative

TUESDAY 4/14/2020 8:56 a.m.

WAUPACA COUNTY, Wis. (WFRV) – Four Waupaca County residents have now tested positive for coronavirus, according to the Waupaca County Public Health.

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In a Monday release, health officials say 218 residents have tested negative for the virus. Only one Waupaca County resident has died due to coronavirus-related complications.

As of Monday, Wisconsin has a total of 3,428 confirmed cases and 154 deaths.

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Third case confirmed, over 140 test negative

THURSDAY 4/9/2020 2:09 p.m.

WAUPACA CO., Wis. (WFRV) – A total of three Waupaca County residents have tested positive for coronavirus, according to Waupaca County Public Health.

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Over 140 Waupaca County residents have tested negative for the virus. One has passed away dur to coronavirus-related complications.

As of Thursday afternoon, Wisconsin has over 2,800 cases and 111 deaths, according to the Department of Health Services.

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Officials confirm second case in the county

WEDNESDAY 4/8/2020 7:11 a.m.

WAUPACA CO., Wis. (WFRV) – Waupaca County health officials has confirmed two positive cases of coronavirus.

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On Saturday, March 28, Waupaca County confirmed its first coronavirus-related death.

According to a Tuesday release, 142 coronavirus tests have come back negative.

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services confirmed over 2,500 positive cases of coronavirus in the state on Tuesday, including 92 deaths.

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Waupaca Co. confirms first COVID-19 death

SATURDAY 3/28/2020 11:45 a.m.

WAUPACA COUNTY, Wis. (WFRV) – The Waupaca County Department of Health and Human Services confirms the first death due to COVID-19 in Waupaca County on Saturday.

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Waupaca County Public Health says this was also the first confirmed case in the county.

Public Health Officer, Jed Wohlt says, “We are saddened by this death and our hearts go out to the family, friends, and community.”

Wohlt continues, “We strongly encourage our residents to stay safer at home unless activities are essential. That is the best way to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and protect the health and safety of our community.”

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