Marshall County announces first COVID-19 case

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LACON – A resident of Marshall County has tested positive for COVID-19, but is recovering at home in isolation. According to the Bureau, Putnam & Marshall County Health Department on Monday, the individual was screened and tested by a local hospital. The woman, whose community of residence was not disclosed, did not have a history of travel or contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19. This case is considered to be acquired through community transmission. Public health officials are working to identify and investigate all individuals who were in contact with the woman.