Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021 Update:
The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) reports 1 new COVID-19 case in Sublette County today. Sublette County has 9 active cases, with 618 recoveries, and 7 deaths, for a total of 634 cases since the pandemic began.
The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services has begun issuing payments to Unemployment Insurance (UI) claimants for Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation. This program provides $300 per week in addition to each claimant's UI benefit. This additional benefit is applied automatically to all UI claims that are receiving at least $1 in benefits. There is no need to file an additional application for this benefit, and the first payment will include back pay for eligible claims back to Dec. 27. For more information, click here.