03-26-20-VC Has Coronavirus Case

LEAD: Vilas County reports its first confirmed coronavirus case.

VERBATIM: The Vilas County Public Health Department reports the 65-year old man recently traveled out of state but it’s not clear if that travel was out of the country. The man is currently hospitalized in stable condition. Department officials say they plan to contact people who have had close contact with the man and those who believe they may have COVID-19 should call their doctor first before going to the hospital.