26 folks in Alaska take a look at sure for COVID-19 – KTVA


Friday, June 19th 2020, 12: 43 PM AKDT


The Department of Health and Social Products and services reports Friday that 14 Alaskans and 12 nonresidents within the affirm have examined sure for the virus that causes COVID-19.

Of the diagnosed Alaskans, six are within the Municipality of Anchorage, one within the Bethel Census House, one in Tremendous Lake, one in Fairbanks, one in Haines, one in Homer, one in North Pole, one within the North Slope Borough and one in Palmer.

For the length of a press convention Friday, Anchorage Health Department Director Natasha Pineda acknowledged that a few of the Anchorage cases are associated to a easy gathering that took space in Girdwood.

The nonresident cases are listed in five communities: two are within the Municipality of Anchorage, seven are in Southwest Alaska, and one every within the Wrangell-Petersburg Census House, the Valdez-Cordova Census House and an unknown map within the affirm. All cases other than one are seafood industry employees.

There are 253 engaging cases amongst Alaskans with 18 hospitalized.

Twelve Alaskans’ deaths had been attributed to COVID-19.

Copyright 2020 KTVA. All rights reserved.

Editor’s expose: This text has been up to this level to incorporate geographic distribution of diagnosed Alaskans for Friday’s cases.

Read Extra

Leave a comment

Stay up to date
Register now to get updates on promotions and coupons.

Shopping cart