Weekly COVID-19 testing site coming to West Salem

Site will be held at the La Crosse County Highway Department

WEST SALEM, Wis. (WKBT) – A series of free COVID- 19 testing is starting Saturday in La Crosse County.

The testing site will be at the La Crosse County Highway Department along State Highway 16 in West Salem.

The free testing is a joint effort of the Wisconsin National Guard and the County’s Health Department.

The site is primarily for La Crosse County residents and those five years of age and older that have at least one COVID-19 symptom.

Close contacts of a positive case can also be tested.

The site opens at nine in the morning until 5 in the evening.

It will be held each Saturday through December 5th.

Anyone coming to the site is encouraged to pre-register on the state of Wisconsin’s COVID Connect website.

Information about this and additional testing sites is available on the La Crosse County COVID-19 information webpage.