March 12, 2020
by: Rebecca Nicholson

The following excerpt was taken from the following CDC source document

“Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a respiratory illness that can spread from person to person. The virus that causes COVID-19 is a novel coronavirus that was first identified during an investigation into an outbreak in Wuhan, China. 

 COVID-19 is spreading from person to person in parts of the United States. Risk of infection with COVID-19 is higher for people who are close contacts of someone known to have COVID-19, for example healthcare workers, or household members. Other people at higher risk for infection are those who live in or have recently been in an area with ongoing spread of COVID-19. Learn more about places with ongoing spread at transmission.html#geographic.”  

Door County COVID19 Virus Updates can be found here

Wisconsin COVID19 Virus Updates can be found here

More helpful documents to prevent virus spread and keep you and your family safe.

What to do if your sick
Stop the Spread of Germs
Stop Germs! Wash Your Hands
2019 Novel Coronavirus Fact Sheet

Credible Sources for COVID-19 information: and