Active COVID-19 cases in Wyoming have risen above 2,000 again. The Sweetwater County Sheriff's Office will be helping Public Health answer calls and schedule vaccine appointments. High wind gusts hit Wyoming today and yesterday, causing blowovers on the interstate.
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The global death count of the coronavirus is about to surpass 2 million. The U.S. House voted to impeach President Donald Trump for the second time. Leaders in Sweetwater County met to brainstorm ways to combine and save money and improve services.
The Sweetwater County Board of Health announced the 11th coronavirus-related death in Sweetwater County. A new mask order will continue until Jan. 8, 2021, generally requiring people to wear masks when out in public.
Today the active cases of COVID-19 in Wyoming dropped again, although the death total increased. Local health officers gave on update on COVID-19 in Sweetwater County, emphasizing the need to bring numbers down so health care providers aren't further overwhelmed. Today is also Giving Tuesday…
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DENVER (AP) — The struggling Denver Nuggets are expected to be without Michael Porter Jr. for a 10th straight game Tuesday night against Oklahoma City because of coronavirus protocols.
GENEVA (AP) — The World Health Organization chief on Monday lambasted drugmakers’ profits and vaccine inequalities, saying it’s “not right” that younger, healthier adults in wealthy countries get vaccinated against COVID-19 before older people or health care workers in poorer countries and c…
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga vowed Monday to get the pandemic under control and hold the already postponed Olympics this summer with ample coronavirus protection.
The number of players in hard quarantine swelled to 72 ahead of the Australian Open after a fifth positive coronavirus test was returned from the charter flights bringing players, coaches, officials and media to Melbourne for the season-opening tennis major.