Michigan National Guard to assist with COVID-19 testing in Watersmeet Saturday
No-cost community COVID-19 testing will be offered at Northern Waters Casino, 5384 US-45 in Watersmeet from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Central time on Saturday. The testing is made possible by a continued partnership between the Michigan National Guard, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and local health departments.
“The Michigan National Guard has more than 20 trained testing teams ready to assist with community COVID-19 testing initiatives. These three-member teams include a certified medic to conduct the testing and two members to assist with paperwork, logistics, and non-medical tasks,” the release states. “All team members from the Michigan National Guard have tested negative for COVID-19 and have been following strict medical protocols to ensure health and safety and to protect Michigan communities.”