The Racquet Press

COVID-19 Updates

This page will host all of the information we are reporting on with COVID-19, as well as all of the press releases the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse has uploaded to their COVID-19 response planning page.

The first page, UWL Updates, has all of the information that either UWL has sent out in emails to students, or posted press releases on.

The second page, COVID-19 Stories, are all stories that we are engaging with that have the topic of COVID-19 involved.

Please contact UWL if you have any questions or concerns about UWL policies.

If you have questions or story ideas for The Racquet Press, contact [email protected]

If you have questions about La Crosse County, please contact the health department by emailing [email protected] or call the call center Monday-Friday 8:00-4:30 and Saturday 8:00-12:00 – 608-785-6240.

La Crosse County COVID-19 cases updated as of 3:30 p.m. on August 13th (this information will be updated Monday-Friday):

  • 9 new cases
  • 948 total confirmed cases
  • 819 recovered 
  • 6 currently hospitalized
  • 1 death
  • 18,640 (+83) total negative test results since yesterday reported by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services


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COVID-19 Updates