DC Public Health Waitlist Again Open for New Appointments

According to Wisconsin DHS, 5,371 Door County residents have now received at least their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. That is approximately 19.4% of our population, and that’s one of the higher county percentages in the state. A consistent and abundant vaccine supply continues to be an issue for Door County and other counties across the state. Each week, public health continues to receive … Continue reading

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DC Public Health Vaccine Update Feb. 16

Door County Public Health has given us an update on the current rollout of COVID-19 vaccines. Currently, Door County is 8th of 72 counties in the total percentage of eligible individuals receiving the vaccine. This number will likely fluctuate with the ever changing distribution of the vaccine to each county. They have received confirmation that this week public health will receive 150 first doses along … Continue reading

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DC Public Health Vaccine Update

We have a recent update from Door County Public Health about their vaccination drive-through clinics. As reported last week, all previously scheduled 1st-dose appointments had been canceled. If you were scheduled for one of those appointments, you have been added to their waitlist based on the date and time of your appointment. They have received confirmation that this week they will be receiving 200 first … Continue reading

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DC Public Health Vaccine Update for this Week

Door County Public Health have recently informed us of their current status with the COVID-19 vaccinations. They say that they have received notice from the state that they will only receive about 30% of their requested vaccine allotment for this week’s scheduled vaccine clinics on Thursday and Friday. They remind everyone that they are dependent on the state’s ability to receive and distribute vaccines to … Continue reading

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DC Public Health Hosts Flu Shot Clinic

Door County Public Health is hosting another drive-through flu shot clinic on Thursday December 10th. That will run from 12:00 noon to 4:00 PM at the Sturgeon Bay Fire Station at 421 Michigan Street. These shots will be free for children aged 6 months to 18 years old, regardless of insurance. They will also be free for adults who don’t have insurance or who’s insurance … Continue reading

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Public Health Virtual Meeting for Businesses Dec. 1st

Door County Public Health is inviting all Door County businesses to take part in a free virtual information session for workplaces Tuesday Dec. 1st from 3:30 to 4:30 pm. They will discuss how to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within businesses, share general information on cleaning, review local resources for testing, as well as review isolation and quarantine guidance. While they will be presenting information, … Continue reading

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Door County Board Votes to Support Face Mask Enforcement

The Door County Board of Supervisors had a special meeting Friday morning specifically to discuss and take action on supporting enforcement of recommended health safety practices such as wearing face masks and not holding large gatherings. The board voted unanimously to support such endorsement. Board Chairman David Lienau goes into detail about what this means….. This special board meeting was arranged after Door County Medical … Continue reading

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DC Public Health Asks Community for Help

Door County Public Health announced Monday afternoon the significant uncontrolled spread of COVID-19 in our community. The last few weeks have seen an exponential growth of positive cases. As that number of new cases accelerates upward it exceeds the ability of testing and case investigation to control the spread of this illness. Contact tracing capacity is significantly strained. Their goal remains to get ahold of … Continue reading

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DC Public Health Issues Emergency Advisory

Door County Public Health has announced that effective Friday July 24th they are issuing an emergency advisory which stipulates that everyone 5 years and older wear a face covering or mask when in public. It says people should properly wear a face covering that covers their nose and mouth at all times when in public spaces. This includes businesses of any kind, retail, grocery, restaurants, … Continue reading

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