Casper-Natrona County Public Health Department

New Health Department Director Named
The Casper-Natrona County Public Health Department has named a new director, ending a months-long search by board members and area health officials. Dr. Kelly Weidenbach will take over for Robert Harrington who retired after 15 years with the agency. “She’s worked as an epidemiologist …
Public Health Director Steps Down, Options Being Discussed
The Casper-Natrona County Health Department will be looking for a new public health director. Former director Robert Harrington tendered his resignation July 10 after 15 years as the head of the organization. Natrona County Board of Health member Mark Smith says the health department will have to ma…
Settlement Reached Between Health Department, Casper Motel
A license revocation hearing against operators of an east Casper motel has been cancelled by Casper-Natrona County Health Department officials. Public health director Robert Harrington signed a settlement with operators of the First Interstate Motel on Monday morning. Harrington says health official…
Health Department: Be Aware of Spring and Summer Allergens
Allergists and national health agency officials are saying that the 2013 spring and summer allergy season could be particularly lengthy and severe. Officials with the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology say increased temperatures throughout the country will cause certain trees, grasse…
Flu, Despite Declining Numbers, Remains Severe
Officials with the Casper-Natrona County Public Health Department say the number of flu cases in the Casper area is on the decline. However, health officials also say that, despite the declining numbers, many area flu cases remain severe. Public health director Robert Harrington still recommends res…
Health Officials Say Flu Shot is Safe, Mostly Harmless
Health administrators say the flu virus is continuing its spread throughout Wyoming and the U.S. Despite limited remaining vaccination quantities, officials with the Casper-Natrona County Public Health Department are urging residents to get their flu shots as quickly as possible. Public health direc…

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