Juneau reports 4 new COVID-19 cases
Total is now nine.
The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services Tuesday confirmed four new COVID-19 cases in Juneau, according to City and Borough of Juneau.
The new cases bring the city’s total to nine, according to DHSS. There were 14 new cases in the state Thursday, said Alaska Chief Medical Officer Dr. Anne Zink in a press conference.
According to DHSS, Juneau’s cases are close contacts of “previously confirmed case(s).”
CBJ is coordinating closely with DHSS, according to CBJ. Officials with the state Division of Public Health will initiate a contact investigation and reach out to any person who may have come into contact with these individuals. Public Health will notify and isolate additional persons as appropriate.