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If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 such as cough, shortness of breath or a fever, Fremont County Public Health is advising you stay at home. If your symptoms worsen, contact your healthcare provider. If you have been advised by a physician to self-isolate call Public Health at 307-857-3677 or 307-856-6979.

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#Latest News & Updates

Pandemic leaves several local schools scrambling for help

It's not uncommon for Fremont County School Districts (FCSD) to have a shortage of substitute teachers in any given school year. However,...

13 COVID-related hospitalizations reported in Fremont County

The Fremont County Incident Management Team released the following information and statistics this afternoon, October 27th.

5 active COVID cases at Wyoming Honor Farm, says DOC

The Wyoming Department of Corrections released the following information today, October 26th. As of Friday, October 23rd the number...

Wyoming General Fund shortfall over $451M, says October CREG forecast

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Managing Wyoming’s fiscal crisis has been Governor Mark Gordon’s first priority since March, according to a release from his office....

9 more Wyoming coronavirus-related deaths reported by WDH

Nine more coronavirus-related deaths among Wyoming residents who had tested positive for COVID-19 have been confirmed, according to the Wyoming Department of...

Additional COVID-19 relief funding available to businesses, nonprofits beginning November 2nd

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Governor Mark Gordon has allocated remaining federal CARES Act funding to help Wyoming businesses and nonprofits with ongoing COVID-19 related...

Wyoming Department of Health: COVID-19 numbers spike “deeply concerning”

Wyoming Department of Health release: With reported cases of COVID-19 recently escalating along with hospitalizations and confirmed coronavirus-related deaths,...

Lander Municipal Court moves to Community Center during remodel

Lander Municipal Court will be held at the Lander Community and Convention Center, 950 Buena Vista during the courtroom remodel, according to...

Governor Gordon directs CARES Act funds to assist Wyomingites seeking health insurance

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Governor Mark Gordon has directed federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funds to assist Wyoming residents in...

Seven additional COVID-19 related deaths reported in Wyoming

An additional seven coronavirus-related deaths among Wyoming residents who had tested positive for COVID-19 have been confirmed, according to the Wyoming Department...

WATCH: Governor Gordon press conference will provide update on the latest with COVID-19

Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon is set to deliver remarks from Cheyenne Wednesday afternoon at 3:00 p.m. Wyoming PBS...

Wyoming submits initial COVID-19 vaccination plan to CDC

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Governor Mark Gordon announced today, October 21st that Wyoming has submitted its initial plan for distributing and administering a COVID-19...

Broadband initiative expanded to more than 11,000 Wyoming homes

The Wyoming Business Council Board of Directors approved a ConnectWyoming contract with Mountain West Technologies Corporation during a special meeting on October 16th. 

WDH reports new COVID-related deaths; Fremont County now at 15

More coronavirus-related deaths among Wyoming residents who had tested positive for COVID-19 have been confirmed, according to the Wyoming Department of Health...

CARES funding available for those at risk of homelessness, or fleeing domestic violence situations

Fremont County Emergency Management announced today, October 20th, Wyoming has received CARES Act funding assistance for individuals and families who are homeless,...

Active COVID positive cases up in Fremont County; hospitalizations down

The Fremont County Incident Management Team has released the following statement and statistics today, October 19th.

St. John’s Health CEO Update: COVID-19

Even in difficult times such as the one we are presently enduring, there are bright moments that help keep our outlook positive....

University of Wyoming begins enhanced COVID-19 testing program this week

University of Wyoming news release: The University of Wyoming will move to the next stage of its COVID-19...

Governor clarifies limited role of National Guard for contact tracing

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Governor Mark Gordon clarified that the role of the Wyoming National Guard in assisting with contact tracing is very...

FCSD #25 announces parent-teacher conference details

Parent-teacher conferences give parents the opportunity to collaborate and partner with their child's teachers to increase school success, shared Fremont County School...

UW Survey: Wyoming residents remain divided on seriousness of COVID-19

University of Wyoming news release: Wyoming residents are reporting more anxiety about the spread of COVID-19 in the state,...

Business Relief Program funding for agriculture coming in November

Governor Mark Gordon has allocated $90 million in federal CARES Act funding to help the state’s agriculture industry recover from the COVID-19...

Free COVID-19 testing for Wyomingites; current public health orders extended

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Governor Mark Gordon has made free, at-home COVID-19 testing available to the state’s residents. The saliva...

Courtroom by day, city council chamber by night

County 10 shared last week the City of Lander was awarded $250,000 in CARES Act funding earmarked for a City Hall remodel...

WDH reports 3 additional COVID-related deaths for Wyoming

The Wyoming Department of Health released the following information today, October 13th. The number of coronavirus-related deaths among Wyoming...

Free breakfasts, lunches at FCSD #25 for remainder of school year

Fremont County School District #25 Nutrition Food Service announced today, October 12th that the USDA has approved free meals for all children...

15th COVID positive case reported at RHS

Riverton High School recently announced the 15th individual in the high school since August 24th has tested positive for COVID-19.

Shoshoni High School reports positive COVID-19 test within school

Fremont County School District #24 Superintendent Bruce Thoren has publicly released a letter to Shoshoni High School parents, staff and students. The...

Governor Gordon designates CARES funds to assist employers, job seekers

CHEYENNE, Wyo. –  Governor Gordon is directing federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funds to replenish and reinforce two...

Natrona County COVID-19 related death reported Thursday

Wyoming Department of Health release: The number of coronavirus-related deaths among Wyoming residents who had tested positive for...

117 active COVID cases reported in Fremont County; 8 hospitalized

The Fremont County Incident Management Team has released the following statement and statistics today, October 7th.

Wyoming National Guard COVID assistance activation began Tuesday

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Members of the Wyoming Military Department have been requested by the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH), and activated by...

$250K in CARES funding awarded to the City of Lander

The City of Lander announced today, October 5th, the State Land and Investment Board (SLIB) awarded them $250,000 of CARES Act funding....