For Thursday, August 20, 2020, the Grand Traverse County Health Department is reporting four new confirmed COVID-19 cases, bringing the total case count to 230, with 150 recovered and five deaths, leaving 75 active cases. While conducting case investigations, the health department identified a location of possible public exposure. Below are the dates and times in which a confirmed positive COVID-19 case was present at:
Apache Trout Grill
Sunday, August 9 from 4 – 9 pm
Monday, August 10 from 10 am – 6 pm
Tuesday, August 11 from 10 am – 6 pm
Thursday, August 13 from 4 – 10 pm
Friday, August 14 from 4 – 10 pm
Saturday, August 15 from 4 – 10 pm
If you were at Apache Trout Grill during the listed dates and times, you should self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms for 14 days since the possible exposure. 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 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.
Please note that regardless of any listed locations, community exposure is happening across Grand Traverse County. Be sure to practice safety measures while out in public, including wearing a mask in public, washing your hands often, maintaining six feet of social distance.