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CBJ reports two new COVID-19 cases in Juneau

April 27, 2021 – News

The City and Borough of Juneau Emergency Operations Center is reporting two new residents identified with COVID-19 in Juneau. Public Health is attributing one case to out-of-state travel and one is under investigation. The cluster associated with Thunder Mountain High School remains at eight cases; five have recovered.

Cumulatively, Juneau has had 1,274 residents test positive for COVID-19 and 156 nonresidents. There are 14 active cases in Juneau and 1,411 individuals have recovered. All individuals with active cases of COVID-19 are in isolation. There is currently one person with COVID-19 hospitalized at Bartlett Regional Hospital.

Statewide, the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) reports 138 new people identified with COVID-19 – 130 are residents and eight are nonresidents. Alaska has had 64,916 cumulative resident cases of COVID-19 and a total of 2,731 nonresidents.