Monthly Archives: December 2020

Sheridan County Resident Death Attributed to COVID-19

Today the Wyoming Department of Health confirmed the death of a Sheridan County resident attributed to COVID-19.

An older adult Sheridan County man died earlier this month. He was hospitalized and had health conditions recognized as putting patients at higher risk of serious illness related to COVID-19.

This brings the number of Sheridan County resident deaths to seventeen.

Additional information about this person is protected by HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act).

Deaths among Wyoming residents are added to the state’s coronavirus-related death total based on the location of a person’s permanent residence and official death certificate information. If death certificates do not describe COVID-19 as either causing or contributing to a person’s death, those deaths are not included in Wyoming’s count of coronavirus-related deaths.

Sheridan County Resident Death Attributed to COVID-19

Today the Wyoming Department of Health confirmed the death of a Sheridan County resident attributed to COVID-19. An older adult Sheridan County man died in mid-December. He was a resident of a local long-term care facility and had health conditions recognized as putting patients at higher risk of serious illness related to COVID-19. This brings… Continue Reading

Governor’s Office Community Charitable Relief Fund (December 28, 2020 Update)

Sheridan County is accepting applications for the Community Charitable Relief Fund, a program that rolled out of the Governor’s Office late afternoon December 21st.  The program is designed to allow “Charitable Organizations” the opportunity to seek reimbursement of expenditures related to providing goods, services, or payments to the public in respect to the COVID-19 public… Continue Reading

Governor’s Office Community Charitable Relief Fund

Sheridan County is accepting applications for the Community Charitable Relief Fund, a program that rolled out of the Governor’s Office late afternoon December 21st.  The program is designed to allow “Charitable Organizations” the opportunity to seek reimbursement of expenditures related to providing goods, services, or payments to the public in respect to the COVID-19 public… Continue Reading

New Year’s Fireworks Reminder

The Sheridan Board of County Commissioners would like to remind folks that during this New Year’s holiday the use of Fireworks is limited to 6:01 AM December 31 until 2:00 AM on January 1st, except for permitted Supervised Public Displays.  Fireworks are not permitted on County land, it’s roads, and easements, or within 50 feet… Continue Reading

Sheridan County Receiving Vaccines, Monitoring COVID-19 Case Numbers

Sheridan County is expected to receive its first shipment of COVID-19 vaccines this week. “The attention given to vaccine research, testing, production and distribution, allowing it to move through each stage safely and quickly, is unprecedented,” said Public Health Officer Dr. Ian Hunter. “It’s a welcome relief during our continual fight against COVID-19.” Sheridan County… Continue Reading

Two Sheridan County Resident Deaths Attributed to COVID-19

Today the Wyoming Department of Health confirmed the death of two Sheridan County residents attributed to COVID-19. An older adult Sheridan County man died earlier this month. He was hospitalized and had health conditions recognized as putting patients at higher risk of serious illness related to COVID-19. An older adult Sheridan County man died within… Continue Reading

Sheridan County Parks and Recreation Board Opening

The Sheridan County Board of County Commissioners is accepting applications for one (1) open position on the Sheridan County Parks and Recreation Board. This opening will fill an unexpired term beginning 01/01/2020 and expiring 06/30/2022. The purpose of the Sheridan County Parks & Recreation Board is to establish, improve, develop, administer, operate, and maintain Sheridan… Continue Reading

Sheridan County Resident Death Attributed to COVID-19

Today the Wyoming Department of Health confirmed the death of a Sheridan County resident attributed to COVID-19. An older adult Sheridan County woman died in early December. She was hospitalized and had health conditions recognized as putting patients at higher risk of serious illness related to COVID-19. This brings the number of Sheridan County resident… Continue Reading

Sheridan County Resident Death Attributed to COVID-19

Today the Wyoming Department of Health confirmed the death of a Sheridan County resident attributed to COVID-19. An older adult Sheridan County man died in late November. He was hospitalized and had health conditions recognized as putting patients at higher risk of serious illness related to COVID-19. This brings the number of Sheridan County resident… Continue Reading