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No visitation at LTC

As the pandemic once again gathers speed across Wyoming and Crook County experiences an uptick in COVID-19 cases, Crook County Medical Services District has made the difficult decision to once again close down visitation to the long-term care facility.

Some of the county’s most vulnerable citizens reside within the LTC, which means it’s particularly important to take safety measures when the risk of infection increases.

Interim CEO Micki Lyons informed the board of trustees last week that the numbers prompted a review of whether non-residents should be admitted into the facility.

“We haven’t j...