Juneau has first case of coronavirus

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau case was one of 10 new cases reported by the state.

    Health officials said there were seven new cases reported in Anchorage and two cases in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough.

    All of the cases were of adults.  None of them were hospitalized.

    All have agreed to self-quarantine for 14 days.  The origin of the Juneau case is not known.  Travel related causes have not been ruled out.

    The state reported that community transmission of COVID-19 appears to be occurring in the Anchorage area.

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