Juneau health officials are holding a COVID-19 community update at 4 p.m. today.
On Tuesday, there was one new death of a Juneau resident reported by state health officials — a male in his 60s who died outside of Alaska in October. To date, 15 Juneau residents have died from COVID-19.
Juneau health officials reported that there were seven new cases of COVID-19 among Juneau residents and about 74 active cases in the community.
This week, there are vaccine clinics being held for children ages 5-11. Federal officials recently recommended the Pfizer vaccine for that age group. Parents can sign up their children for the vaccine at juneau.org/vaccine or 586-6000.