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Wyoming COVID-19 Cases Near 90, No Fatalities

By Monday morning, the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) reported 87 coronavirus cases across 15 counties within the state, including the first cases in Converse and Sublette counties. Currently, there are seven counties with cases...
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Gordon Announces Layoff Aversion Grants Friday Night, Applications Closed Saturday Morning

Governor Mark Gordon announced Friday evening around 4:15 p.m. that the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services (DWS) and the Wyoming Workforce Development Council (WWDC) would be offering $300,000 in grants to support businesses through...
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Governor Gordon Extends Statewide Health Orders, Number of ‘Possible Positives’ on Rise

Restaurants, schools, gyms and other public places will remain closed through Friday, April 17, according to a release from the Governor’s office early Friday afternoon, stating that the three existing statewide orders will remain...

CCH Stands Ready, Plans to Expand COVID-19 Testing, Board Says

Campbell County Health Board of Trustees conducted their regular monthly meeting by phone Thursday evening in response to the coronavirus outbreak. The board’s overall message was that CCH and Campbell County Memorial Hospital stand...
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COVID-19 Cases Hit 70

The number of cases throughout Wyoming topped 70 as of Friday morning as results begin to trickle in from commercial labs with more than 15 new cases reported overnight, including in hard hit Laramie...

Wyomingites Banding Together to Lend a Helping Hand Virtually, or Social-Distance Style

Connecting #WyomingNeighbors The posts are written from people all over the Cowboy State. A group of women in the Pine Bluffs area has posted photos of the hand-sewn masks they have made to fill a much-needed...

COVID-19 Cases Rise to 53 in State

As of Thursday, the Wyoming Department of Health is reporting 53 coronavirus cases around the state with Laramie and Fremont counties the hardest hit with 14 cases each. Natrona and Teton counties have also seen...
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Protecting Mental Health During Coronavirus Outbreak

With schools and non-essential businesses closed, emergency declarations and restrictions being implemented at all levels of government, on top of the constant stream of rapidly changing information and misinformation, it’s undeniable COVID-19 is affecting...
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Gov. Gordon Addresses State as COVID-19 Cases Spike Overnight

Echoing the sentiments of other governors throughout the U.S., Governor Mark Gordon issued a plea to Wyoming residents to stay at and work from home in a press conference Wednesday afternoon in an effort...

The Coronavirus Testing Paradox

By Stephen Engelberg, ProPublica   There’s a seeming paradox in experts’ advice on testing people for COVID-19. A growing number of epidemiologists are calling for a nationwide regimen of tests to identify hot spots and allow...