CBJ reports nine new COVID-19 cases in Juneau July 13 & 14
The City and Borough of Juneau Emergency Operations Center reports nine new individuals – four residents and five nonresidents – identified with COVID-19 in Juneau for July 13 and 14. Of the resident cases, Public Health attributes one to community spread and three to secondary transmission. Of the nonresident cases, three are in the tourism sector and two are visitors.
Four nonresidents – three reported today and one reported on Monday – are part of a cluster associated with the American Cruise Lines ship Constellation. That cluster total is currently at 10 individuals – four who are isolating in Petersburg and six who are isolating in Juneau. While six are presently in Juneau, only four received positive test results in Juneau and are included in Juneau case counts.
Cumulatively, Juneau has had 1,398 residents test positive for COVID-19 and 178 nonresidents. There are 15 active cases in Juneau and 1,556 individuals have recovered. All individuals with active cases of COVID-19 are in isolation.
Statewide, the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services reports 247 new people identified with COVID-19 in the past two days – 235 are residents and 12 are nonresidents. Alaska has had 69,187 cumulative resident cases of COVID-19 and a total of 2,966 nonresidents.