Columbia County Administration and Health and Human Services buildings

The Columbia County office buildings in Portage--Health and Human Services on the left, and the Columbia County Administration building on the right.

Columbia County Health and Human Services released updated COVID-19 data on Jan. 6, showing a "very high" activity level, "high" percent of positive tests, and "high" level of community transmission.

The new figures, as of Jan. 5, showed 9,899 total confirmed positive test results reported in the county, with 502 reported since Dec. 29, 2021. At the moment, County Health has reported 931 active cases since the end of December.