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Posted on: November 22, 2021

COVID-19 Cases Reach Highest Level Since Fall of 2020 in St. Croix County

Line chart showing the average number of COVID-19 cases in St. Croix County in November 16, 2021

St. Croix County is experiencing an alarming rise in cases of COVID-19. St. Croix County Public Health recorded 1,576 cases of COVID-19 in the County in the first 17 days of November. This is the highest level of cases we have seen since COVID-19 reached ...

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Posted on: November 3, 2021

Senior Nutrition Sites Reopening

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The Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) of St. Croix County is excited to announce that we are reopening Senior Nutrition Sites for in-person dining on Monday, November 8. The Glenwood City and River Falls locations will only offer Grab-n-Go or Ho...

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

St. Croix County Extends Health Advisory

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St. Croix County Public Health has extended their Health Advisory until December 7, 2021. Under the Advisory, Public Health recommends every individual, age five and older, in St. Croix County wear a face mask if the following apply: 

  • The individu...
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Posted on: October 1, 2021

COVID-19 Booster Doses

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On Friday September 24, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced their recommendation that people 65 and older and certain populations who are at high risk of COVID-19 receive a booster shot of the Pfizer vaccine at least six months ...

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Posted on: November 10, 2021

COVID-19: Contacting Positive Cases, Testing, and Vaccines

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St. Croix County has reported 597 positive cases of COVID-19 within the first seven days of November 2021. The County is averaging over 85 cases per day, a level we have not since last year. Due to the high volume of positive COVID-19 cases, St. Croix Cou...

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Posted on: September 3, 2021

Start Your Career in Healthcare

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Do you want to work in the healthcare field? The St. Croix County Health and Rehab Center wants to help you! We provide a 75-hour state approved online Nursing Assistant Program for people interested in the rewarding field of healthcare. Classes are flexi...

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