For Monday, August 10, 2020, the Grand Traverse County Health Department is reporting out four new cases of confirmed COVID-19. Monday’s additions bring the total case count to 190, with 107 recovered and five deaths, leaving 78 active cases.
From August 7 through August 9 Grand Traverse County Health Department completed 6 case investigations for confirmed COVID-19 cases. The following is information known at this time:
- All 6 cases are primary residents.
- 20-29 4
- 40-49 1
- 50-59 1
- Symptomatic: 6 Asymptomatic: 0
- 1 is linked to travel either into or out of the area as reported during the case investigation
- 2 are linked to large group gatherings or social events
- 4 cases were known close contacts to other positive cases
- Approximately 8 close contacts were identified, notified, and instructed to quarantine.
Case Investigations were also completed on 0 probable cases (individuals who were close contacts of a positive COVID case who became symptomatic during their quarantine).
While conducting case investigations, the Grand Traverse County Health Department identified several locations in which a confirmed COVID-19 case was present. See below for dates and times.
Thursday, July 30 from 8 – 10 p.m.
U and I Lounge:
Thursday, July 30 from 10 p.m. – 12 a.m.
Kilkenny’s Irish Public House:
Friday, July 31 from 12 a.m. – 1 a.m.
Saturday, August 1 from 10 p.m. – 1 a.m.
Sunday, August 2 from 3 – 11 p.m.
Thursday, August 6 from 5 – 6 p.m.
Traverse City West End Park Beach Volleyball Courts (Grandview Parkway):
Thursday, July 30 from 5 – 8 p.m.
Friday, July 31 from 2 – 8 p.m.
Sunday, August 2 from 2 – 8 p.m.
Monday, August 3 from 2 – 8 p.m.
Friday, August 7 from 2 – 6 p.m.
If you were at any of these locations during the listed time period, you should self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms for 14 days since the possible exposure, particularly if you were not wearing a mask or maintaining 6-foot distance from others. Symptoms include: fever, cough, shortness of breath, vomiting, diarrhea, muscle aches, repeated shaking with chills, headache, sore throat, and new loss of taste or smell. Anyone that is self-monitoring, as a result, should keep away from the public, family, close
contacts and roommates as much as possible.
Anyone who was identified as a close contact is contacted directly by the Grand Traverse County Health Department individually and told to quarantine.