By Tim Mandese, Cowboy State Daily
Wyoming’s active coronavirus case total increased by 13 on Tuesday.
Wyoming Department of Health figures showed that the department received reports of 113 recoveries among those with confirmed or probable cases.
At the same time, the state reported 103 new laboratory-confirmed and 53 new probable cases, leaving Wyoming with 1,035 active cases for Tuesday.
Three counties had more than 100 active cases, with one having more than 200.Laramie County had 238; Natrona 124; Uinta 114; Campbell 78; Fremont 75; Carbon 73; Sweetwater 55; Park 53; Teton 35; Weston 27; Goshen and Sheridan 24; Albany 22; Sublette 18; Lincoln and Platte 15; Johnson 11; Converse seven; Big Horn, Hot Springs and Washakie six; Crook had five, while Niobrara reported four active cases.
Active cases are determined by adding the total confirmed and probable coronavirus cases diagnosed since the illness first surfaced in Wyoming on March 12, 2020, subtracting the number of recoveries during the same period among patients with both confirmed and probable cases and taking into account the number of deaths attributed to the illness.
The new confirmed and probable cases brought to 113,233 the number of people diagnosed with coronavirus since the first case was detected in Wyoming in March 2020. Of those, 110,696 have recovered.