Wisconsin National Guard to host its final, free COVID-19 testing site in La Crosse County

The drive-through clinic will be held Saturday, January 8th in West Salem.

West Salem, WIS. (WKBT)- The Wisconsin National Guard will host its last free, COVID-19 PCR testing site on Saturday, January 8th.  The drive-through clinic will be held from 11 am-3 pm at Prince of Peace Church, 1901 E. Church Rd., West Salem.

The National Guard has provided the free testing service for 22 months. The clinics are ending at the same time demand for testing is rising. The Health Department is conducting meetings with several testing providers to continue to make community testing accessible.
Other local testing options are available through healthcare partners, public schools, UW-La Crosse, Walgreens, and at-home saliva kits from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services.
Information on all these options can be found here.