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CBJ reports two new COVID-19 cases in Juneau

April 22, 2021 – News

The City and Borough of Juneau Emergency Operations Center is reporting two new individuals identified with COVID-19 in Juneau – one resident and one nonresident. Public Health is attributing the resident case to secondary transmission. The nonresident is in the mining sector.

The cluster associated with the small daycare remains at 10 cases – one active and nine recovered. The Thunder Mountain High School cluster is still at seven active cases.

Cumulatively, Juneau has had 1,268 residents test positive for COVID-19 and 156 nonresidents. There are 27 active cases in Juneau and 1,392 individuals have recovered. All individuals with active cases of COVID-19 are in isolation.

Statewide, the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) reports 216 new people identified with COVID-19 – 212 are residents and four are nonresidents. Alaska has had 64,202 cumulative resident cases of COVID-19 and a total of 2,707 nonresidents.