COVID-19 Daily Update - October 26
October 22, 2020
Wyoming's total lab confirmed cases of COVID-19 have increased by 387 since yesterday and now stand at 9783, breaking the record for number of new cases in a single day that was previously set at 381 on Friday. Probable cases have increased by 49 to 1694.
Crook County has had a total of 94 confirmed cases and 10 probables after 1 new case was reported today. Of those cases, 34 confirmed and 2 probable are currently active.
77 people have died as a result of COVID-19 in Wyoming after 9 new deaths were reported today. 1 of those deaths was a Crook County resident.
A total of 6552 confirmed and 1123 probable cases have recovered.
Albany County saw an increase of 89 coronavirus cases; Campbell County reported an additional 61; Natrona County has 47 new cases; Laramie County has 37; Fremont County has 31 more cases; Park County saw an increase of 24; Sheridan County reported 16 new cases; Sweetwater County reported 14.
Big Horn County reported 11 new cases; Uinta County's cases increased by 10; Teton and Converse counties' by nine; Carbon and Johnson counties each have seven new cases. Weston County's cases are up by five; Platte County's by four; Goshen County has two new cases; and Crook, Hot Springs, Lincoln and Niobrara counties each reported one new case.
The number of active coronavirus cases in Wyoming on Monday was set at 3,725, an increase of 277 over 3,448 on Sunday.
Of the statewide metrics used to make decisions regarding the virus, the percentage of all tests with a positive result over the last two weeks, new cases and total reported hospital admissions due to COVID-19 are marked as "concerning".
The three other metrics are marked as "stable" (amber level): percentage of cases attributed to community spread, total hospital bed availability and total ICU bed availability.