Local health department agencies are reporting that they have reached substantial levels of community transmission of COVID-19. The Jackson, Monroe, and Trempealeau County Health Departments are following the CDC guidelines released on July 27th and highly recommending that all individuals in the county wear a mask indoors in public regardless of vaccination status. They also recommend that any unvaccinated person get vaccinated, as this would help in the slow the spread of COVID-19. Vaccines are approved for anyone over the age of 12. COVID-19 vaccine clinics in your area can be found online by visiting vaccines.gov.