Wyoming receives COVID vaccines
Initial disbursements of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine arrived Monday, approval of more vaccines expected
December 16, 2020
As announcements of vaccines for the coronavirus (COVID-19) began to roll out across the country, many Wyoming residents likely wondered when those vaccines would arrive in the Cowboy State.
During the December 1 meeting of the Board of Carbon County Commissioners (BOCCC), County Health Officer Wayne Couch announced that the vaccines were forthcoming and that they would be distributed to frontline workers first. On December 11, the Wyoming Department of Health officially announced the distribution of vaccines.
According to information from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the only vac...