Weekend case numbers

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The City and Borough of Juneau reported 12 new cases of COVID-19 between Feb. 20-22. Of them, one is a nonresident.

    For the 11 resident cases, eight are attributed to secondary transmission while three are to community spread.

    Throughout the state, 346 people were identified with COVID-19 over Feb. 20-22; 35 of them non-residents. The state also reported one recent death of an Anchorage woman in her 70s. The state death toll is now 287.

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