CBJ reports 2 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday

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

    How the individuals acquired the virus is under investigation.

    Cumulatively, Juneau has had 734 residents test positive for COVID-19 since March and 112 nonresidents. There are 56 active cases in Juneau and 786 individuals have recovered. All individuals with active cases of COVID-19 are in isolation.

    There are currently three people with COVID-19 hospitalized at Bartlett Regional Hospital.

    Statewide, the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services today reports 586 new people with COVID-19 – 578 are residents and five are nonresidents.

    The state reported 13 new deaths – five that occurred this past week and eight that occurred in the past few weeks – bringing the total number of resident deaths to 115.

    Alaska has had 27,669 cumulative resident cases of COVID-19 and a total of 1,194 nonresidents.

    For more details on COVID-19 in Juneau, watch today’s COVID-19 Community Update at 4 p.m. Join on Zoom at juneau.zoom.us/j/98563085159, or watch on Facebook Live. Questions from the media will be answered live.

    Questions from the public can be emailed to CovidQuestions@juneau.org.

     

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