Watford City and McKenzie County have created a response team to keep you informed. Goals of the COVID-19 response are to protect the public health and safety, coordinate services and resources, and facilitate assistance to quarantined residents. This is the central conduit of information for our community.
McKenzie County declared a Public Health Emergency on March 17, 2020. At this time, we recommended cancelling or rescheduling any large meetings, asking the public to limit courthouse visits to absolute necessity. Public Health Emergency Declaration
Please visit the McKenzie County COVID-19 Response Page or call our hotline at 1-833-877-0143 for further information/updates.
If you or someone you know are having respiratory symptoms (cough, fever, or shortness of breath) please call the Hospital – McKenzie County Healthcare Systems (MCHS) at 701-842-3000 #9. Call before presenting to the emergency room.