Record high for new coronavirus cases pushes active cases over 2,400
October 21, 2020
A record high for reported new laboratory-confirmed cases in one day pushed the number of active cases in the state over 2,400 on Monday.
The Wyoming Health Department, in its daily coronavirus update, said 251 new confirmed cases were reported Monday, the highest number in one day since the illness was first diagnosed in Wyoming on March 12.
The previous record of 248 was set less than one week ago, on Friday.
The Health Department also said 35 new probable cases were reported Monday, as were 169 recoveries from the illness, leaving the state with 2,458 active cases, an increase of 117 fro...