Most schools closed until at least April 6, coronavirus case raises concerns
March 12, 2020
Most of Wyoming’s schools announced extensions of their spring breaks on Sunday, closing their doors for three weeks in response to a recommendation from Gov. Mark Gordon and Superintendent of Public Instruction Jillian Balow.
Meanwhile, state health officials said the diagnosis of the coronavirus COVID-19 in an older man in Fremont County raises particular concerns about the spread of the illness in a community rather than exposure through travel.
“Our initial follow-up with this individual found nothing that could be explained other than potential community spread of this virus in the...