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The legislation does not nullify COVID mandates instituted by the borough’s incorporated communities.
The state Department of Health and Social Services reported another 592 positive COVID cases Friday.
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Although COVID infection produces antibodies that can help fight the virus, it’s risky to take that chance.
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The return to normal is not in sight at this moment.
On Tuesday, the peninsula’s positivity rate was 13%, according to state data.
Between Aug. 23 and Sept. 1, the district has been made aware of 180 COVID-19 cases, including 25 staff and 155 students.
Another 801 cases were reported statewide.
The deaths included people in their 20s and 30s.
The policy will be in effect through Sept. 10.
Seward Elementary on Monday joined Port Graham School, Susan B. English School and Tebughna School in requiring masks due to a number of COVID-19 cases.
Although a child hasn’t been admitted as an inpatient for COVID at the facility, there have been multiple kids who have tested positive.
As of Monday morning, there were 21 COVID inpatients, with 7 of them in the intensive care unit and 1 on a ventilator.
“If you really want to do away with masks, vaccine is the way to do that.”
More than 3,500 COVID-19 cases were reported in Alaska over the last week.
More than 60 COVID-19 cases have been reported in 22 district schools.
ARPA funds are in addition to money received through the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act.
The strain isn’t necessarily due to a shortage of hospital beds or ventilators, but a shortage of hospital staff.
The state reported 730 new COVID-19 new cases on Thursday