Northeast Wisconsin high school teacher dies of COVID-19
SUAMICO, Wis. (AP) — A high school teacher in northeastern Wisconsin has died after being hospitalized with COVID-19.
Officials with the Howard-Suamico School District sent a letter to students’ families notifying them that Heidi Hussli died Thursday. The Bay Port High School German teacher was hospitalized briefly before her death, the letter said.
As of Thursday, Bay Port was reporting nine positive cases of COVID-19, eight involving students.
Under the school district’s reopening plan, Bay Port students attend in-person classes two days a week with an option for a third day.
The 47-year-old Hussli, native of Beaver Dam, Wis., taught German at Bay Port for 16 years. She is survived by her husband and son.
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