According to the Green River District Health Department (GRDHD) when the latest numbers came out on Friday, Webster County currently has only one active case of COVID-19.

In total Webster County has had 35 confirmed cases of the Coronavirus since March 23, 34 of which are currently considered recovered. That is a 97.14 percent recovery rate for local residents. Of those cases, 7 were hospitalized but all have since been released.

The county could expect to see some new cases in the coming week as GRDHD provided free testing to residents in Providence and Sebree on Thursday from a mobile testing lab. Testing will be available next week, on Wednesday, at the the Health Department in Dixon. To schedule an appointment visit the GRDHD website,, and follow the COVID-19 Test prompts