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Regional Update: 17 new cases in La Crosse County

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LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) - The Wisconsin Department of Health Services said that with new 17 cases for Tuesday, La Crosse County reports a total of 1,077 cases of COVID-19.

Details weren't available on the demographics from the La Crosse County Health Department.

La Crosse County also added another location to its Outbreaks and Investigations page. All three are listed as high-risk. They are the Dairy Queen in La Crosse on August 13 and the State Room in La Crosse on August 19 from 10-11 pm. Added on Wednesday is the EconoLodge from August 19-21 from 3-11 p.m. The health department said that anyone who was at a high-risk location on the dates mentioned should fill out a Risk Screening and Referral Form for referral for testing, if appropriate, quarantine at home, and limit contact with others.

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services said that eight people are in the hospital with COVID-19 in the western region of the state. Four are in intensive care. The region is comprised of Buffalo, Crawford, Grant, Jackson, La Crosse, Monroe, Trempealeau, and Vernon Counties.

Elsewhere in the region, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services reports the following case totals for counties in Western Wisconsin:

Many of the counties update their figures later in the afternoon. We will update this table when new data becomes available.

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