May 13, 2020 - Free COVID-19 Testing in Marinette - Now Expanded to Include Asymptomatic Essential Workers
Free COVID-19 Testing in Marinette County with National Guard Assistance
Now Expanded to Include Asymptomatic Essential Workers
[Marinette, WI] - In an effort to increase local testing capacity for COVID-19, Marinette County Public Health in conjunction with Marinette County Emergency Management has requested assistance from the WI National Guard. The National Guard will be providing drive-through style COVID-19 nasal swab testing in Crivitz starting Tuesday May 12 through May 14th from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm each day.
The event will be located at the Marinette County Highway Shop, CTH W, in the Village of Crivitz. No appointment is needed, and testing will be done free of charge. Anyone with at least one of the following symptoms will qualify for testing: fever, cough, loss of taste/smell, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, sore throat, headache, fatigue, diarrhea, vomiting, nausea, chills, or muscle aches. Testing is available to all WI residents and employees of WI businesses and provided on a first-come first-served basis. Generally, test results are known within 48 hours of samples being submitted.
For more information read the media release below.