Last summer, the Canadian metals company employed about 60 people, roughly half of them locals. This year, it has just one full-time and three part-time employees.
All non-essential travel between the countries will be prohibited until at least July 21.
Borough Clerk Alekka Fullerton said the potential economic benefits of cruise tourism are not worth the health risks.
The largest portion of the money — $1.4 million — will be distributed directly to residents in the form of monthly, $1,000 checks.
A statement from tribal health consortium SEARHC says the unnamed Haines man had coronavirus symptoms and went in for a test on June 3. The positive result was returned four days later.
At least one passenger trying to purchase a walk-on ticket reports being turned away from the ferry.
Before the assembly met to discuss her future, Schnabel for a formal evaluation so she could take steps to improve her working relationship with her critics.
The COVID-19 pandemic has the unintended result of providing researchers with something like a control experiment.
Trudeau told reporters that it’s too soon to say if the border closure could extend past June 21st.
Carnival Corp. won’t be bringing any of its cruise ships to Alaska this season. That’s following Wednesday’s announcement that its subsidiaries Princess Cruises and Holland America Line had canceled all remaining Alaska voyages for 2020.