Community Spread of Covid continues locally

Electron Microscope image of Covid-19 Coronavirus. Community spread of the disease is still occurring in Fremont County.
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The Wyoming Department of Health reported Wednesday afternoon that Fremont County’s total of confirmed Coronavirus cases increased by three since Tuesday, now totaling 331 cases with 42 probable. There is one individual hospitalized with Covid-19, and that is in Riverton. Statewide there are now 13 hospitalizations and one of those on a ventilator. That’s according to State Health Officer Alexia Harrist, who released the information at a media briefing in Cheyenne on Wednesday.

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Hot Springs County is holding steady at 9 confirmed cases, three probable and 12 recovered. Washakie County’s confirmed case total grew by two individuals since Tuesday and now sits at 37 cases with six probable and 34 cases recovered. There have been five deaths in Washakie County.

Statewide there are 1,404  laboratory-confirmed cases with 336 probable and 21 COVID-19 related deaths. 

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