Public Safety

Alaska’s COVID-19 case tally notches up 5; congressional delegation explains federal relief measures

As Alaska reported five new cases of COVID-19 Monday, bringing the total number of cases to 119, the state’s congressional delegation highlighted some of the features of a $2.2 trillion relief package Congress passed last week.

‘We crossed a line today’: Dunleavy orders statewide shelter-in-place, limits travel

Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy on Friday announced two new mandates to further limit Alaskans’ movement and travel within the state, as the number of known COVID-19 cases continues to grow, and the first Alaskan died in the state after testing positive for the disease.