Local health officials monitoring for coronavirus in wake of a confirmed case in WI.

A Wisconsin resident has been confirmed to have the coronavirus. No cases have been confirmed in Minnesota, but local health officials are monitoring the situation closely…

“Every day we get a number of calls from healthcare providers which is absolutely what we want with patients who may be presenting with upper respiratory symptoms and have travel history, so we’re working with them to evaluate those situations.”

Kris Ehresmann with the state Health Department. So far, at least 12 cases of the virus have been confirmed in the U-S. At least three potential cases in Minnesota have turned up negative.