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Thursday: 175 lab-confirmed COVID cases reported in Wyoming, 54 in Laramie County

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CASPER, Wyo. – The Wyoming Department of Health reported 175 new lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Wyoming on Thursday, with 23 probable cases reported.

The total number of COVID-19 lab-confirmed cases is now 7,089, with a total 1,286 probable cases. There are 57 deaths from COVID in Wyoming. The number of recovered cases is 5,427.

Laramie County saw the addition of 54 new lab-confirmed cases, with a total of 812.

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County-specific COVID-19 information is available from the Wyoming Department of Health. Lab confirmed cases in each county are as follows (probable cases in parentheses):

Albany: 836 (123)
Big Horn: 105 (16)
Campbell: 480 (42)
Carbon: 229 (34)
Converse: 156 (61) 
Crook: 64 (10)
Fremont: 855 (124)
Goshen: 116 (18)
Hot Springs: 35 (6)
Johnson: 43 (17)
Laramie: 812 (272)
Lincoln: 242 (53)
Natrona: 743 (137) 
Niobrara: 2 (2)
Park: 354 (32)
Platte: 56 (21)
Sheridan: 340 (120)
Sublette: 101 (34)
Sweetwater: 384 (22)
Teton: 654 (33)
Uinta: 313 (75)
Washakie: 122 (10)
Weston: 47 (24)


The Latest Statistics from the Wyoming Department of Health:


What to do if you are feeling sick: In the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, the Casper-Natrona County Health Department says that people who are feeling sick or exhibiting symptoms should contact their primary physician.

If you do not have a primary care provider, and live in Natrona County, please contact the COVID-19 hotline, operated by the Casper-Natrona County Department of Health. The line is open Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm 577-9892. Hotline services are intended for Natrona County residents and may not be able to provide specific information to persons calling from out of county.

Officials ask that you please do not self-report to the Emergency Room. Persons experiencing problems breathing should call 9-11.

For general inquiries and non-symptom related questions about COVID-19, please contact the Casper-Natrona County Health Department via email: covid@cnchd.org


  • Practice Social Distancing by putting distance between yourself and other people. This is especially important for people who are at higher risk of getting very sick.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds especially after you have been in a public place, or after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing. If soap and water are not readily available, use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick
  • Stay home if you’re sick
  • Cover coughs and sneezes. Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze or use the inside of your elbow.
  • Clean AND disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily. This includes tables, doorknobs, light switches, countertops, handles, desks, phones, keyboards, toilets, faucets, and sinks.

A list of area closures attributed to COVID-19 are available here.