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State health mandate closes restaurants and bars statewide, encourages take out options

March 18, 2020 – News

To prevent or slow the spread of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), the State of Alaska issued a health mandate Tuesday closing restaurant, bars, and other establishments …

State now requiring travelers entering/returning to Alaska take safety measures

March 18, 2020 – News

To prevent or slow the spread of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), the State of Alaska issued a health mandate Tuesday ordering travelers entering or returning to …

COVID-19 patient and visitor policies and changes at Bartlett Regional Hosptal

March 18, 2020 – News

In response to the current COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, Bartlett Regional Hospital is screening patients and visitors for symptoms of COVID-19 along with travel history and …

Juneau International Airport’s COVID-19 response

March 17, 2020 – News

The Juneau International Airport, in conjunction with local, state and federal agencies, is responding to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic by implementing measures to mitigate …

Juneau Assembly declares local emergency, escalates Emergency Operations Center to Level 3

March 17, 2020 – News

The City and Borough of Juneau’s Emergency Operations Plan provides the framework to guide CBJ’s response during an emergency. Currently, the goal is to develop …

Holland America Line changes plans; Westerdam no longer coming to Juneau at this time

March 17, 2020 – News

Holland America Line announced yesterday that it has decided not to bring the cruise ship Westerdam to Juneau for lay up in March and April …

CBJ closes Treadwell Arena

March 17, 2020 – News

In addition to other City and Borough of Juneau facility closures, Treadwell Arena is closed as of this morning. To reiterate, these are the CBJ …

Additional CBJ facility closure and program suspensions

March 16, 2020 – News

In addition to previously announced facility closures: The Dimond Park Field House is also closed March 16 though March 30. The closures impact all programs …

Bartlett Regional Hospital suspends elective surgeries

March 16, 2020 – News

Bartlett Regional Hospital in Juneau will suspend elective surgeries for the next 90 days. “We will reevaluate whether to continue that policy every two weeks,” …

White House guidance: Avoid social gatherings in groups of more than 10

March 16, 2020 – News

Updated 3/16: This guidance changed today based on a recommendation from the White House Coronavirus Task Force telling Americans to avoid social gatherings in groups …