CBJ and State report COVID numbers

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The City and Borough of Juneau Emergency Operations Center is reporting two new residents identified with COVID-19.

    Public Health is attributing both cases to secondary transmission.

    Yesterday, CBJ reported four new cases of COVID-19, one of which was still under investigation.

    Public Health now attributes that case to secondary transmission and says it is part of the cluster associated with a small Juneau business.

    That cluster is at 10 individuals, including four recovered.

    Statewide, the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services reports 189 new people identified with COVID-19.

    173 are residents and 16 are nonresidents.

    The state also reports a recent death of a nonresident – a male in his 70s in the seafood industry in the Aleutians East Borough, bringing the total number of nonresident deaths to four.  


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