Sunday: 24 new laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19, Natrona reaches 100 case mark


CASPER, Wyo – 24 new laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Wyoming as of 9:36 a.m. on Sunday, June 28. That brings the total number of laboratory-confirmed cases to 1,121, according to the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH).

Probable cases in Wyoming increased from 1 to 296 on Sunday. 20 COVID-19 related deaths have been reported in the state.

2 additional recoveries of laboratory confirmed cases brought the total to 833, and an additional recovery of probable cases brought the total to 224.

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In Natrona County, 4 additional laboratory-confirmed cases were reported Sunday, which has now seen 100 laboratory-confirmed cases. Probable cases were reviewed at 13.

82 recoveries for Natrona County are listed, including 69 from a laboratory confirmed case.

As of Saturday, 42,402 total COVID-19 tests were reported in Wyoming, when the data was last updated. That includes 20,912 from the Wyoming Public Health Laboratory.

Confirmed cases of COVID-19 cases by county as of Sunday are listed below, with probable cases in parentheses:

Albany: 29 (3)
Big Horn: 10 (2)
Campbell: 42 (13)
Carbon: 13 (9)
Converse: 16 (10)
Crook: 7
Fremont: 317 (38)
Goshen: 4 (1)
Hot springs: 9 (3)
Johnson: 16 (4)
Laramie: 158 (92)
Lincoln: 11 (6)
Natrona: 100 (18)
Niobrara: 1 (1)
Park: 32 (5)
Platte: 2
Sheridan: 18 (8)
Sublet: 3 (3)
Freshwater: 74 (8)
Badge: 90 (33)
Uinta: 134 (34)
Washakie: 34 (5)
Weston: 1

The latest statistics from the Wyoming Department of Health:

What to do if you feel sick: In the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, the Casper-Natrona County Health Department says that people who feel ill or have symptoms should contact their GP.

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

Officials request that the emergency room not be informed. People who have trouble breathing should call 9-11.

For general inquiries and non-symptom related questions about COVID-19, contact the Casper-Natrona County Health Department by email: [email protected]

  • Practice social distancing putting up distance between you and other people. This is especially important for people who are at increased risk of becoming seriously ill.
  • Wash your hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after being in a public place, or after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing. If soap and water are not available, use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick
  • Stay home if you are 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, door knobs, light switches, counter tops, handles, desks, telephones, keyboards, toilets, taps, and sinks.

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