Newscast – March 2, 2020

In this newscast:

  • Gov. Mike Dunleavy calls for at least $4 million for public health nurses to help test for coronavirus,
  • Bartlett Regional Hospital’s infection preventionist debunks rumors that someone’s been in isolation there because of the virus,
  • Juneau’s city manager confirms the cruise ship Westerdam is headed to Juneau early after canceling sailings in Asia,
  • limited ferry service resumes in Southeast Alaska,
  • signature gathering for the Recall Dunleavy campaign begins,
  • Alaska Airlines drops its sponsorship of the Iditarod, and
  • families of some who have died trying to reach the “Into the Wild” bus propose a footbridge for one of the dangerous river crossings.

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