State vaccination rates rising
August 25, 2021
by Morgan Hughes
Via Wyoming News Exchange
More Wyomingites received a first COVID-19 vaccine dose in the last two weeks than in any two-week period since mid-May, state figures show.
More than 7,400 people received a first shot between Aug. 6 and Friday, according to a count of Wyoming Department of Health numbers performed by the Star-Tribune.
In the two weeks prior to that, roughly 5,700 people sought a first dose, and in the two weeks prior to that, just over 3,400 did.
That translates to a nearly 20% increase over the last month.
The sudden shift comes as t...