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Health Mandate 012 – Intrastate Travel – Limiting travel between communities to critical infrastructure or critical personal needs. Effective 8:00 am March 28, 2020 All in-state travel between communities, whether resident, worker, or visitor, is prohibited unless travel is to support critical infrastructure, or for critical personal needs. Certain Small Alaskan communities may implement further …

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Cumulative number of cases hospitalized to date:  0​3 Cumulative number of deaths to date:  0​1 Updated March 25, 2020; updates made daily by 5pm and reflect cases reported as of 3pm that day. Case by Residence* and Presumed Exposure Source Travel-Related Non-Travel Close Contact Pending Total  Municipality of Anchorage 14 4 1 9 28 Anchorage (including JBER) 13 …

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Notice of Road Closure for Kasaan to Goose Creek Road Monday, March 30, 2020, starting 10am to 12pm

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IFA Ferry Schedule Changes

IFA to reduce ferry service to 4 days a week yet still accommodate Essential Travel for people and businesses in need of returning home, traveling for critical medical care and for the transport of goods and service-people. IFA will sail Sunday, Monday, Thursday and Friday until further notice. IFA will depart at the usual times; departing Hollis at 8:00 am and departing Ketchikan at 3:30 pm.

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Case Counts-Confirmed cases in Alaska:

How many cases are there? WHO’s global situation reports CDC’s U.S. case counts Confirmed cases in Alaska by region ​​ Cumulative number of cases hospitalized to date:  0​ Region Travel-Related Non-Travel Total  Anchorage 6 0 6  Gulf Coast 2 ​1 3  Interior 3 4 7  Mat-Su 0 ​0 0  Northern 0 0 0  Southeast 1 5 …

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COVID-19 Outbreak Information

For the latest information on the COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) outbreak in Alaska, please visit Please find updates at Department of Health and Social Services.

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RIGHT NOW: Meeting on economic response to COVID-19

Today at 1:30 PM the House Finance Committee will be hosting representatives from organizations working to help provide economic relief during this very difficult time. Visit to hear from: Joe Schierhorn, President and CEO, Northrim Bank Jon Bittner, Executive Director, Small Business Development Center Bill Popp, President and CEO, Anchorage Economic Development Corporation Julie Saupe, …

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There will be a Special Meeting of the City Council on Friday, March 20th, 2020, beginning at 5:00 p.m. In efforts to slow the spread of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19); the Thorne Bay City Council will be holding their Regular and Special meetings over live feed using WebEx.  WebEx allows users to sign into …

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The City Council has cancelled their regular scheduled City Council meeting for Tuesday, March 17th. At this time the next regularly scheduled meeting is set for April 7th, however there may be a need for a Special Meeting between now and then.

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