COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information

Lac qui Parle County EOC Status: LEVEL 2: Partial Activation
Hours of Operation: 9am – 6pm

Lac qui Parle County Government Facilities: CLOSED 
*All non-essential employee's working from home*
3-24-2020 County Emergency Declaration Resolution

Confirmed Coronavirus Cases (Deaths): 
Worldwide: 1,518,518 (88,589)
United States: 434,927 (14,788)
Minnesota: 1,154 (34)
Lac qui Parle County: 1 (0)


COVID-19 Area Closings, Cancellations, & Announcements List

Press Releases (Newest First)
4-07 2020 Severe Weather Awareness Week
4-02 County Services Update
3-27 County Response to Shelter In Place Order
3-15 Lac qui Parle County Press Release: County Buildings & Facilities Closed to Public
3-13 Lac qui Parle County Press Release

Informative Pages
Minnesota Daily Situation Update

Spread Maps

 Posters, Info-Graphics, and Guides

 Response, Prevention and Mitigation Strategies

What to do if you are sick?
Individual Mitigation Strategies
Community Mitigation Strategies

During a Pandemic, you should Limit the Spread of Germs and Prevent Infection by:

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • When you are sick, keep your distance from others to protect them from getting sick too.
  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when coughing or sneezing. It may prevent those around you from getting sick.
  • Washing your hands often will help protect you from germs.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth.
  • Practice other good health habits. Get plenty of sleep, be physically active, manage your stress, drink plenty of fluids, and eat nutritious food.

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