Continuing the Crook County News Since 1884

COVID-19 Daily Update - December 31

Wyoming's total lab confirmed cases of COVID-19 have increased by 212 since yesterday and now stand at 38,010. Probable cases have increased by 64 to 6399.

Crook County has had a total of 358 confirmed cases and 30 probables. Of those cases, 5 confirmed and 2 probable are currently active.

438 people have died as a result of COVID-19 in Wyoming after 33 new deaths were reported today. Crook County has recorded 7 deaths after one new death was added to the tally today: an older adult woman who died earlier this month. She was a resident of a local long-term care facility and had health conditions recognized as putting patients at higher risk of serious illness related to COVID-19.

A total of 36,536 confirmed and 6034 probable cases have recovered.

The highest number of new laboratory-confirmed coronavirus cases was 36 in Park County; Sweetwater County reported 23; Laramie County also had 23; Natrona County had 22; Teton County had 17; Sheridan County had 15; Uinta County had 14; Washakie County had 13; Albany and Lincoln counties reported nine cases each; Big Horn and Campbell counties each had eight; Goshen County had seven; Platte County had six; Converse and Sublette counties each reported four new cases; Hot Springs County and Carbon County each had two.

The Health Department reported a decrease of three cases in Fremont County and a decrease of seven cases in Johnson County.

The number of active coronavirus cases in Wyoming on Wednesday was 1401, a decrease of 130 over yesterday's 1531.