CANBY (KMHL) – An area priest has tested positive for COVID-19 Antibodies.

The Associate pastor at the Good Teacher Area Faith Community – Father Zachary Peterson – recently tested positive for the antibodies through Sanford Health in Canby.

Peterson serves at St. Peter’s in Canby, St. Leo, St. James in Dawson, St. Eloi’s in Ghent and St. Edward’s in Minnesota. A published report notes that Peterson believes he was ill with the virus in early to mid-February.

He is encouraging anyone who may have had contact with him in February to ask their doctor for a COVID-19 antibody test.