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Increase in COVID-19 cases pushes Southern Kenai Peninsula into high-risk category
The resolution originally extended the declaration by 90 days.
State reports record number of COVID-19 cases
Kenai Peninsula Borough is averaging 10.04 cases per day per 100,000 people in the last two weeks.
Eligible residents may receive up to $1,200.
Spectators at the complex will remain imited to 80 people to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19.
Technical difficulties, COVID-19 protocol compliance and missing ballots were among the issues.
Tuesday, ASAA announced the cancellation of all fall state events and playoffs.
Over the past week, the Kenai Peninsula Borough conducted 524 tests and saw a 4.58% positivity rate.
Food bank partners with Kenai, Soldotna to feed residents
DHSS announced 157 new COVID-19 cases in Alaska on Tuesday.
All central peninsula schools will shift to 100% remote learning starting Wednesday.
ASAA wants schools to stay in geographic regions
Nikiski North Star Elementary and Skyview Middle School each reported a positive COVID case Monday.
The new cases bring Alaska’s statewide total to 10,844, including 9,877 residents.
The Anchorage health department is investigating a cluster of cases associated with an invitational.
Weekly COVID update
The district announced the shift via blog post Thursday night.
Both are participating in a 14-day quarantine.
The city is doubling the individual grant amount from $1,000 to $2,000.