So far, nine Juneau residents and one non-resident who tested positive for COVID-19 in Juneau have died during the pandemic.
City staff said Bartlett CEO Rose Lawhorne was having an “inappropriate relationship” with a hospital employee which violates the city’s conflict of interest code.
High case counts are leading to backlogs in testing and contact tracing, but they’re also leading to backlogs in state reporting.
A woman who was initially diagnosed with COVID-19 in Juneau recently died while receiving care outside of the city.
The state health department flagged 72 new COVID-19 cases in Juneau on Tuesday.
The Coast Guard confirmed it’s looking into reports of a bridge collision involving the Columbia Layne and barge at around 1 p.m. Wednesday.
As hospitals throughout the Pacific Northwest struggle to house and transfer patients, Bartlett Regional Hospital is suspending “non-urgent” procedures for the next two weeks.
A Juneau man in his 50s died of COVID-19 at Bartlett Regional Hospital on Wednesday.
There are three places in Juneau currently offering third doses of COVID-19 vaccine for immunocompromised people.
Juneau city officials reported 32 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday.