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Antigo schools to require masks

Story By WJFW Staff
Local News Published 10/14/2021 4:06PM, Last Updated 10/14/2021 6:51PM
Antigo - Masks will be mandatory at Antigo schools starting Monday.

The school board voted 5 to 4 at Tuesday's school board meeting to require masks. After two months of masking, the rule could be reviewed on December 22.

According to board member Dr. Noel Deep, in September 975 students in the district had to be quarantined because of COVID. He said that wearing masks will keep more kids in school.

Also, the Red Robins' football game against Mosinee Friday was canceled because of COVID cases.
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