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Ross County Reports First Case of COVID-19


ROSS – Ross County Heath has reported its first COVID-19 Confirmed positive case in the county. According to the health department this person traveled outside the area recently.

Ross County Heath says they are following the established guidelines for investigating who has been in contact with the individual.

“event though this is the first positive case in Ross County, it does not chase our response to the COVDI-19 Pandemic, said Ben Avery, Administrator at the Ross County Heath District, “We have been operating under the assumption that COVID-19 is in the county, along with community spread.”

Ross county Health has been working with community partners, government agencies, state and federal responders, an other agencies foe several weeks to prepare the Ross county community for the potential impact of COVID-19 outbreak.