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Wisconsin Department of Health Services says, “It’s okay to go outside”

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GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – The Wisconsin Department of Health Services took to Facebook Friday afternoon to inform the community, “It’s okay to go outside.”

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services writes, ” We know it’s been a tough week, and because of #COVID19 we’ve released a lot of guidance telling you where not to go. But this weekend, go outside. It’s okay.”

The department suggests a few things people can do outside like take a walk, go for a bike ride, or read a book outside.

The department advises residents that while enjoying the fresh air to stay at least 6′ away from other people and continue practicing social distancing.

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