Free Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing September 17 & 24, 2021

here are two different free Wisconsin National Guard COVID testing events coming up in Bayfield County.


  • Must be over age 1 for a test. Minors must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.
  • This is a PCR test to determine if a person has current COVID infection. This is not an antibody test to check for previous infection.
  • Test results usually in 3-7 days.


More details below.


First Friday:

Bayfield County Highway Garage

311 1st Ave E

Washburn, WI 54891

Friday, September 17, 2021

11 am – 4 pm


Second Friday:

Iron River Fire Hall

8285 US Highway 2

Iron River, WI 54847

Friday, September 24, 2021

11 am – 4 pm


If this is a COVID-19 or nursing related question, please contact one of our Public Health Nurses for a response. The following is contact information for our Public Health Lead Nurses for the COVID-19 response. Please email or call them if you have non-emergency questions. And of course, for all emergencies, please call 911. Thank you for understanding.


Becki Nelles, Public Health Nurse, Ph: 715-373-3322, Email:

Holly Weber, Public Health Nurse, Ph: 715-373-3323, Email: