Potsdam saloon patrons may have been exposed to COVID-19

Potsdam saloon patrons may have been exposed to COVID-19
COVID-19 (Source: MGN)

POTSDAM, N.Y. (WWNY) - The St. Lawrence County Public Health Department is urging people who visited a Potsdam saloon on a certain day last month to get tested for COVID-19.

Officials say patrons of The Barking Dog Saloon at 495 West Parishville Road may have been exposed to the coronavirus on Sunday, October 25 between 3 p.m. and 4 p.m.

Public health recommends people who were there at that time be tested for COVID-19 and monitor how they feel.

Officials urge them to monitor their temperature twice a day for 14 days.

They’re also urged to call their healthcare provider for further guidance if they develop the following symptoms: fever, chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fatigue, muscles or body aches, headache, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, and diarrhea.

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