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Sep 11, 2020
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Aug 31, 2020 Local COVID-19 Testing Event Exceeds Goals; Identifies Growth in COVID-19 Infection Rates
The event, which took place from 2:00 - 9:00 p.m. in the City Center Ballroom, was slated to provide some 750 tests to area residents.  By the end of the night, the event had exceeded that goal, conducting a total of 791 tests in the 7-hour time period.

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Aug 26, 2020
Funds have been made available to McLeod County and municipalities within McLeod County for COVID-19 related expenses within the timeframe of March 1, 2020 through December 1, 2020.

For more information and to apply, visit our CARES Act Information page.
Jul 31, 2020 Safe Learning Plan for 2020-21 School Year
Jul 27, 2020
As of July 25, 2020, per the Gov. Executive Order 20-81, people in Minnesota are required to wear a face covering in all indoor businesses and public indoor spaces, unless you are alone.

Visit the MN Dept of Health Website's FAQ for additional information.
Jul 08, 2020
View the Reference and Guidance Packet from the MN Department of Management and Budget for information related to CRF Distribution to Local Governments.

Please be advised to utilize the links within this document, as information may change.

Contact County Administration with any questions:320.864.1328
Jun 29, 2020
Wearing non-medical grade face masks in public settings, such as grocery stores and gas stations, where social distancing measures are difficult to maintain is recommended to slow the spread of COVID-19.

View Public Health's full News Release  along with a Spanish translation.
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May 20, 2020
On May 20th, the HHW Program will upgrade the temporary Drive Through Program to full drop-off access via the sliding door. The Freeuse Program will also be open, and fee based items will be accepted. Exact Cash or Check ONLY. Masks required to Enter.
The paper shredder is not available.
May 15, 2020
Please see attached for McLeod County's COVID-19 Preparedness Plan for McLeod County's Offices.

Thank you.
Mar 19, 2020 McLeod County COVID-19 Information Line
Call (320) 484-4369 to receive important daily recordings with COVID-19 updates. 
This line will have recorded messages from McLeod County Public Health employees, updated daily and/or as necessary.
To learn more, click here.