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Vaccinations for kids as young as 12 are slated to begin next week, a move public health officials say is an important step that could push Teton County toward some semblance of herd immunity.
As other counties and states make headlines by tying COVID-19 vaccinations to benefits like free drinks, Teton County is wondering what role it can play in incentivizing people to get vaccinated against COVID-19.
El mandato del Condado de usar cubrebocas dentro de los negocios de Jackson Hole y otros edificios públicos terminó el viernes después de estar en vigor durante casi 10 meses.
SHERIDAN — Aproximadamente 50 personas de dos edificios del Distrito Escolar del Condado de Sheridan 2 han sido enviados a casa después de que los funcionarios del distrito reportaron una “pequeña concentración” de nuevos casos de COVID-19, según un anuncio publicado a última hora del martes.
Terry Travis se aseguró de hacer una cosa antes de someterse a una cirugía de cataratas esta primavera: vacunarse contra el COVID-19.
Much has happened in the past 284 days: The United States chose a new president, schools went virtual, and Grizzly 399 went into and emerged from her den with four cubs intact.
In the mid-20th century polio ravaged the United States, causing paralysis in more than 15,000 people each year. Vaccines created in the 1950s and ’60s have helped bring the disease to the point where no documented cases have originated in this country since 1979.
Teton County has hit an inauspicious milestone for the first time in a while. Local active cases climbed above 100 over the weekend, with 40 new cases bringing the total to 107.
Regular readers may have noticed that the Jackson Hole Daily has reduced the publication of Wyoming’s county-by-county COVID-19 statistics to once a week, on Tuesdays. We will continue to monitor the numbers daily and may resume more frequent updates in the case of an uptick. Please note tha…
Wyoming’s mask mandate and many other coronavirus restrictions will be eliminated next week, but Teton County health officials will try to put a local mask order back in effect.
A coronavirus variant first identified in South Africa has been circulating in Teton County since January, according to the Teton County Health Department.
The town of Jackson announced this week that a START Bus driver had tested positive for COVID-19. The town updated that notice Thursday to correct which routes were impacted.
Spaced at least 6 feet apart, rows of chairs stretched across the auditorium of the Presbyterian Church of Jackson Hole. People sat in a few, clutching index cards, talking to their neighbors.
Though Wyoming has escaped the worst of the winter weather that has rocked the rest of the country, snowstorms have delayed some shipments of the COVID-19 vaccines.
Despite a dearth of genetic sequencing in the United States, labs have identified five cases of variant strains of the coronavirus in Jackson Hole.
In another example of the effect of Wyoming's decreasing COVID-19 numbers, Gov. Mark Gordon announced further easing of the statewide public health orders. The changes come on the heels of Teton County's Thursday reduction of the community risk level to moderate.
For front-line health care workers in a now-yearlong pandemic, every day is a battle that takes both a physical and mental toll, as they endure long hours and risk their own health each day to care for others.
After this story published, the Teton County Health Department announced Wednesday that its February allotment of vaccine doses from the state had been increased. That will allow the department to administer first doses to all teachers and school support staff who want them by the end of the…
Another 23 deaths, including one in Teton County, have been linked to the coronavirus, the Wyoming Department of Health announced Tuesday.
Teton County saw another COVID-19 death in January, bringing the total since the pandemic started to seven, according to state health data released Tuesday. Infections in the valley remain high, keeping the community in the critical risk category and keeping health care providers busy helpin…
Sanitizing her corded desk phone after four hours of scheduling COVID-19 vaccine appointments, Virginia Faulkner-Monks said she felt a bit like St. Nick.
Several variants are circulating around the globe, with major ones being found first in the United Kingdom, South Africa and Brazil. Because of the new variants we wanted to answer a few questions that would hopefully shed some light on how to mitigate the risk. Find more COVID-19 questions …
The Teton County Health Department has identified yet another START Bus rider who rode multiple buses during their infectious period prior to testing positive for COVID-19.
On Monday, newly elected Town Councilor Jessica Sell Chambers said she wanted to see a stronger government response to the coronavirus. On Tuesday she got her wish.
With COVID-19 infections remaining high, Teton District Health Officer Dr. Travis Riddell has extended Recommendation No. 11, urging the public to gather only with people who live in the same house.
Amid the hustle and bustle of a Tuesday morning vaccination clinic in late December, Tom Ferris, a 25-year veteran of Jackson Hole Mountain Resort’s ski patrol, became one of the first few thousand people in Teton County to get a vaccine against COVID-19.