So far, nine Juneau residents and one non-resident who tested positive for COVID-19 in Juneau have died during the pandemic.
News of the results come as pediatric cases of COVID-19 are increasing amid a nationwide surge of infections.
The virus is compounding all problems at the hospital because the staff is stretched so thin.
The City of Bethel could soon lose nearly half its police force following a new vaccine mandate.
The owners of Alaska Pure Sea Salt Company recently revamped their website in a bid to gain more online commerce. With their new web presence prepared for heavier traffic, the couple took to social media to promote their product and get the word out about their salt.
About a third of Bartlett Regional Hospital’s beds are occupied by patients with illnesses related to COVID infections. Six of its seven beds in its COVID wing were full on Friday morning.
Presentations generally showed the vaccine was still effective in protecting immunized people against severe illness, hospitalization and death in the U.S.
The medical staff that practices at Providence declared Tuesday that they are in crisis and have begun rationing health care.
Carin Kircher of Valdez won $49,000 in cash while Kodiak student Ethan Benton received a $49,000 scholarship.
The state Thursday reported more than 1,000 new coronavirus cases, after setting a record high Wednesday.