So far, the state has recorded a total of 505 cases among residents, with 373 recoveries. There are 22 cases among nonresidents, 15 of them are seafood workers from out of state.
It’s the largest reported cluster of coronavirus cases at a single facility in Alaska since the state started tracking the virus in March.
The head of Alaska’s public university system is potentially leaving the state to take over the helm of the University of Wisconsin System.
Of the seven new cases reported Monday, the state says four of the Alaskans are from the Kenai Peninsula Borough and three are from the Municipality of Anchorage.
Hilcorp took steps to comply after it got a notice of violation
The latest cases include five Alaskans: two from the Kenai Peninsula, two from the Anchorage area and one from Juneau.
For years, UA has grappled with reduced state funding and lost tuition dollars as enrollment declines. Then came the coronavirus pandemic. It cut into the finances of the already-strained university system.
The coronavirus pandemic has forced companies to do business differently and, in some cases, monitor their employees’ health closer than ever.
Think of the coronavirus as the bear in the woods — seriously.
It’s a new way of doing business for the state department that has long relied on in-person auctions and sealed bids.