(Fargo, ND) -- A bit of a change for Fargo Cass Public Health users who want to get tested for COVID-19.

Beginning Monday, March 15th, FCPH will provide COVID-19 testing and BinaxNOW rapid screening from the new testing location of 3051, 25th Street South in Fargo, Suite K. The new testing space is located in the Family Fare strip mall, between the Hi-Ho Burgers & Brews and Grand Junction Grilled Subs restaurants. The operation a partnership of the North Dakota Department of Health, the North Dakota National Guard and FCPH.

Testing is provided Monday – Friday, from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. for priority groups identified by the Red River Valley COVID-19 Task Force. BinaxNOW rapid screening is provided for the general public Monday – Friday, from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., with evening hours on Thursday extended to 7:00 p.m.

The previous testing site, located at the former Faith + Journey Lutheran Church in West Fargo, had been operational since October 2020 but was recently sold, prompting the need to secure a new space.

Appointments are not needed for either type of testing, individuals who plan to be tested are required to pre-register by clicking here. You only have to do this one time.