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State extends school closure to end of school year & extends other mandates

April 10, 2020 – News

The State of Alaska issued a mandate last night that extends the statewide public and private school closure from May 1 to the end of …

Alternate care site set-up and ready to go

April 10, 2020 – News

With this week’s transformation of Rainforest Recovery Center* into an alternate care space, Bartlett Regional Hospital expanded its capacity for a possible surge of COVID-19 …

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Juneau’s newest COVID-19 case is a staff member at Lemon Creek Correctional Center

April 10, 2020 – News

The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) has reported one new case of COVID-19 in Juneau. The Alaska Department of Corrections (DOC) announced …

As state lowers threshold for testing, CCFR’s Drive-Thru Testing has daily openings

April 10, 2020 – News

According to the state, 1.32 percent of Juneau’s population has been tested for COVID-19 as of April 10. That equals 422 tests, not including pending …

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People of CBJ: Dr. Lindy Jones

April 10, 2020 – News

“The community is very serious about doing what’s right for Juneau. My hope is that the dedication and commitment to do so continues because this …

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As you’re social distancing, respond to the 2020 Census online or over the phone

April 9, 2020 – FYI

Right now, everyone can and should respond to the 2020 Census, either online at or by calling 1-844-330-2020. The consequences of the census are …

Wear a cloth face covering to slow the spread of COVID-19

April 9, 2020 – FYI

Wear a cloth face covering that covers both the nose and mouth in public settings where social distancing measures are difficult to maintain, like at …

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As COVID-19 takes its economic toll, task force looks at immediate & long-term needs

April 9, 2020 – News

The Juneau Assembly has brought together members from the civic, financial, and business communities to be part of the Economic Stabilization Task Force, an advisory …

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Planning Commission meets April 14. Here’s how to weigh in.

April 8, 2020 – Notices for Public Comment

A Regular Planning Commission Meeting will take place April 14, 7 p.m. in City Hall Assembly Chambers to review a conditional use permit for an …

Free school meal service expands for weekends & other district updates

April 8, 2020 – FYI

In its first three weeks of operation, the Juneau School District food service served over 16,000 meals. Now, the service that’s been providing free pre-packaged …