Grocers move to protect seniors

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Foodland set aside two hours daily and Safeway four hours per week to help the most at-risk in Juneau from COVID-19.

    Foodland set aside 6-8 AM daily for shoppers most at risk.  Other customers are encouraged to shop after 8 AM if possible.

    They also urge customers to practice social distancing at the store.  Health experts recommend at least six feet.

    Safeway set aside 7-9 AM on Tuesday and Thursday for at-risk shoppers.  They mentioned pregnant women and those with comprised immune systems.

    Both stores said they are stocking shelves and operating normally.

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