Friends, colleagues and clients remembered him as a cheerful, skilled pilot and a man of faith.
A special election would be held if Recall Dunleavy submits enough signatures after the general election deadline but before the middle of next April.
The Anchorage man was in his 70s, according to the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services. He’s the 25th Alaskan whose death is linked to the infectious disease.
The news came two weeks after Southcentral fired three for falsifying records, including Gottlieb’s husband.
Mayor Berkowitz said the restrictions were necessary because bars and restaurants have been major transmission sites for COVID-19.
The state reported more than 150 cases on both Saturday and Sunday.
Knopp was an oil industry contractor who served on the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly before he was elected to the House in 2016. He represented Kenai and Soldotna in the chamber.
The resident had been clearing a trail about a mile behind his property.
Bethany Marcum of Anchorage and E. Budd Simpson of Juneau are the first members appointed to the board, which rewrites boundaries based on federal census results.
The food bank estimates that the current need is up about 75% statewide compared to last year but could get far worse.