Surges in neighboring states are exacerbating the challenges of Wyoming’s response and further straining already scarce healthcare resources.
As COVID-19 kills record numbers of residents and overwhelms the state’s hospitals, the Wyoming GOP demands Gov. Mark Gordon rescind the legal underpinning for public-health orders.
People in mental health crises spend months in county jails because Wyoming’s resources are strained. The long running problem is not restricted to adult offenders.
COVID-19 spike worsens as hospitalizations jump by more than 100%.
Statistics suggest Wyoming is at a pivotal moment in its battle with COVID-19 as a representative for the state’s hospital says Wyoming missed opportunities to better prepare.