Priest, parishioners sickenend with coronavirus in Wright County

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(Annadale, MN) -- At least one priest and parishioners of Catholic churches in Wright County have tested positive for COVID-19 while services are suspended. The Church of St. Timothy in Maple Lake and St. Ignatius Catholic Church in Annandale share clergy. Father John Meyer said on Facebook that some parishoners at St. Ignatius who had been in contact with priests tested positive for coronavirus and Father Andrew Stueve has COVID-19. Other clergy members and a volunteer who helped with Mother's Day flowers are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms. Father Meyer says they will need to see how things transpire before resuming Masses again at St. Timothy’s and St. Ignatius.