JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Communities across Alaska will have thousands of free at-home COVID-19 test kits to distribute during the holidays.
KTUU reports close to 100,000 kits have been sent across Alaska.
Sixteen public health centers in the state will have the kits.
School districts have ordered them, as have fire departments and universities.
Anchorage had secured 25,000 kits that will be available at testing sites and locations like libraries.
The City and Borough of Juneau is distributing the at-home kits at its three libraries and at City Hall, among other locations.
Kits will be distributed in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough and in communities like Petersburg and Nome.