Apart from celebrating Filipino American History Month, the festival was a time for building community and connecting Filipinos in Ketchikan with health care resources they need.
Biden has said private sector employees who refuse the vaccine can opt for weekly testing instead.
Alaska still ranks as the state with the highest case rate in the nation.
The state received about $95 million from the federal government this spring to address the child care crunch. So far, the state has written a grant program to distribute only $5 million of that statewide.
Nearly half this year’s haul, or 61 moose, came from Kupreanof Island.
The Biden Administration announced Wednesday it will have enough shots for every eligible child in the country.
A new report from the medical journal The Lancet finds that human-caused climate change is worsening human health in just about every measurable way.
This year’s total is less than 10% of the number of passengers that came during 2019, the last season before the pandemic.
A state Public Health nurse and the City and Borough of Juneau’s two top administrators will participate in the COVID-19 community briefing.
The administration has bought enough doses for all 28 million children in that age group, Biden administration officials said.