Drive Through COVID Test Site Planned In Poynette Saturday

(Poynette) The Columbia County Health Department will be hosting a drive through COVID testing site this weekend. The site will offer free nasal swab testing and is open to the community. Health officials say in an effort to save time, they encourage online registration. Although, pre-registration is not required to get tested. Staff on site will assist in the registration process. Due to unknown interest, those going should prepare for potential wait times. Health officials ask those in vehicles or horse drawn buggies to from a line and stay in their mode of transportation at all times. The National Guard will be doing the testing, they will be in uniform and full personal protective equipment. Those tested will be contacted with their results within three to seven business days. The testing site will be located at the Poynette Fire Station located at 606 Water Street from 10am to 2pm this Saturday. Click the following link to pre-register: https://register.covidconnect.wi.gov/en-US/