Mason County Public Health reported only one new case of COVID-19 in the County Wednesday, August 19, 2020.
An August 19th, 2020 – 4:00 p.m. news release says: “Since the last release (8/18/20), Mason County Public Health was notified of One (1) additional Mason County residents that tested positive for COVID-19. This brings the total to Two Hundred Ninety-One (291) positive cases in Mason County. Mason County Public Health is continuing contact interviews.
“When a positive case completes their isolation period and is released by Local Public Health, they can return to work and normal activities.
“Identified positive cases are located throughout Mason County. Mason County Public Health is asking that the public do their part to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.
“If you are showing symptoms for COVID-19, early testing is encouraged. At the earliest signs of symptoms, please reach out to the Respiratory Illness Triage line at 360-427-3615. They can assist you in scheduling an appointment at Mason Health’s Drive Thru COVID-19 testing.”