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Posted on: August 4, 2021

COVID-19 Status Changing in Wyoming Due to Delta Variant

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News from the Wyoming Department of Health 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Contact: Kim Deti

Phone: 307-777-6420

Wyoming’s fight against COVID-19 appears to be entering a new, concerning phase due to the Delta variant, accor...

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Posted on: July 29, 2021

Teton County Health Department Recommends Mask Wearing in Public Indoor Settings For All Individuals

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July 29, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton County Health Department encourages all residents, workers, and visitors to  wear masks in public indoor settings, regardless of vaccination status. Thi...

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Posted on: July 19, 2021

Teton County, WY COVID-19 Vaccination Update: New Vaccine Bus Stops For Next Week

July 16, 2021, Jackson, WY – Additional Pop-up COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics around the community have been scheduled by the Teton County Health Department for next week in conjunction with community partners. No appointments are needed at t...

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Posted on: July 14, 2021

Teton County, WY Moves Back Into Yellow (Low) Risk Level for COVID-19

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July 14, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton County Health Department is announcing that Teton County, WY has moved back up into the Yellow (Low) Risk Level for COVID-19. This increase from the Green (New Normal) Risk Level has resulted from a shift in so...

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

2021 Community Health Needs Assessment Report Available

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The 2021 Community Health Needs Assessment Report has been published by Healthy Teton County and is now available online at http://healthytetoncounty.org. Healthy Teton County determined the top community primary heal...

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Posted on: July 6, 2021

Teton County, WY COVID-19 Vaccination Update

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Teton County, WY COVID-19 Vaccination Update:

Teton County Health Department COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Switching to Moderna and Change in Clinic Hours

July 6, 2021, Jackson, WY – Due to vaccine supply, Teton County Health Departm...

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Posted on: June 30, 2021

Vaccine Bus Next Stops and How To Request a Pop-Up Clinic

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Teton County, WY COVID-19 Vaccination Update:

Next Stops for the Health Department’s Vaccine Bus and How to Request a Pop-up Clinic

June 29, 2021, Jackson, WY – The Teton County Health Department’s...

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Posted on: June 15, 2021

E. coli Warning Signs to be Posted on Fish Creek and Flat Creek

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June 15, 2021, Jackson, WY – Signs will be posted this week on portions of Fish Creek and Flat Creek warning recreational users of elevated levels of Escherichia coli bacteria (E. coli). This signage was first place...

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Posted on: June 11, 2021

Teton County Health Department’s Mobile COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic, Vaxi Taxi, Hits the Road

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June 11, 2021, Jackson, WY – The Teton County Health Department now has a mobile COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic, called Vaxi Taxi, that will host pop-up vaccination clinics around the community.  The Health Depart...

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Posted on: May 25, 2021

Mask Order in Effect June 1, 2021 Through June 11, 2021 for Public and Private K-12 Schools

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May 25, 2021, Jackson, WY – Statewide Health Order #1, which requires masks in public and private K-12 schools, is set to expire on May 31, 2021.  Most schools in Teton County, WY are in session through Jun...

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Posted on: May 18, 2021

Teton County Health Department COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Moving Location and New Hours of Operation

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May 12, 2021, Jackson, WY – The Teton County Health Department’s COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic is moving back to the Health Department’s building, located at 460 E. Pearl Ave, after being at the new Target building since t...

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Posted on: May 13, 2021

CDC Updates Mask Wearing Guidance for Individuals Who are Fully Vaccinated

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May 13, 2021, Jackson, WY – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today updated their mask-wearing guidance for individuals who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19.  According to the update...

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Posted on: May 13, 2021

Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Approved for Use in Those 12+; Vaccine Clinics at Schools

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May 13, 2021, Jackson, WY – The Teton County Health Department will begin administering the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to individuals ages 12 and up.  This is following the decision made by the Advisory Commit...

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Posted on: May 12, 2021

Teton County, WY Moves Into Green (New Normal) Risk Level for COVID-19

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May 12, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton County Health Department is pleased to announce that Teton County, WY has moved down into the Green (New Normal) Risk Level for COVID-19.  This decrease from the Y...

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Posted on: May 7, 2021

Teton County, WY Mask Order Rescinded Today, May 7,2021, at Noon

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May 7, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton District Health Officer Public Health Order #21-3, requiring individuals in Teton County, WY to wear face coverings in certain places, was rescinded today, May 7, 2021, at noon. &...

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Posted on: April 29, 2021

Teton County, WY Mask Order Set to be Rescinded on May 7, 2021

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April 29, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton District Health Officer Public Health Order #21-3, requiring individuals in Teton County, WY to wear face coverings in certain places, is expected to be rescinded on May 7, 2021 instead of expiring on...

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Posted on: April 26, 2021

FDA and CDC Lift Recommended Pause on Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) COVID-19 Vaccine Use

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Following a thorough safety review, including two meetings of the CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control an...

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

Teton County, WY COVID-19 Vaccination Update

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Additional COVID Vaccine Appointments Available; Walk-in Appointments Welcome

April 16, 2021, Jackson, WY – Additional COVID vaccine appointments have been released this morning on the Teton County Health Department’s vaccine w...

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Posted on: March 29, 2021

Teton County, WY COVID-19 Vaccination Update

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Vaccine Appointments for the General Public Released Tomorrow

March 29, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton County Health Department is transitioning to Phase 2 of the COVID-19 vaccine distribution. Beginning tomorrow, Tuesday...

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Posted on: March 12, 2021

Teton County, WY Receives Approval for Local Mask Order

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March 12, 2021, Jackson, WY – Following the March 8, 2021 announcement by the Wyoming Governor’s Office that the Statewide Mask Requirement would be removed, the Teton District Health Officer requested a local health order t...

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