COVID-19 Updates, News & Links

PRESS RELEASE FROM CITY OF CORDOVA

CITY OF CORDOVA PO Box 1210 * 601 1st St * Cordova, AK  99574 * (907)424-6200 Contact: Helen Howarth, City Manager Clay Koplin, Mayor 1(907)424-6200 citymanager@cityofcordova.net NEWS RELEASE July 8, 2020, Noon, News Release No. 30 Coronavirus

STATE OF ALASKA CONTACT TRACING

A State of Alaska press release Friday states contract tracing efforts previously done by the Alaska Division of Public Health as well as Anchorage Health Department, Maniilaq Association, North Slope Borough, Anchorage School District, CDC Arctic Investigations Program, Yukon Kuskokwim Health Corporation, Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, and Fairbanks Memorial Hospital will be expanding.

WEEKLY COVID UPDATE FROM STATE OF ALASKA

**NOTE – Resident case included in Valdez/Cordova Case Count today is NOT in Valdez The purpose of this email newsletter is to help provide better context to Alaska’s case count data. Please note that the cases described

SECOND RESIDENT CASE OF COVID 19 IN VALDEZ

Valdez COVID-19 Unified Command NEWS RELEASE # 003 For immediate release: 06/27/2020 @ 5:00 p.m. Valdez, AK – The community of Valdez received confirmation of its second resident case of COVID-19 on Saturday. The new resident case is symptomatic

27 NEW CASES OF COVID, 521 RECOVERED CASES

*Non-resident case in Valdez-Cordova area is NOT in Valdez FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov 27 new cases of COVID-19 in Alaska; 19 resident, 8 nonresident  June 27, 2020 ANCHORAGE — The Alaska

30 NEW CASES OF COVID-19, 519 RECOVERED CASES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov 30 new cases of COVID-19 and two additional deaths recorded in Alaska; 20 resident, 10 nonresident June 26, 2020 ANCHORAGE — The Alaska Department of Health and

44 NEW CASES OF COVID-19, 513 RECOVERED CASES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov 44 new cases of COVID-19 in Alaska; 25 residents, 19 nonresidents June 25, 2020 ANCHORAGE — The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) today announced

21 NEW CASES COVID-19 IN ALASKA, 507 RECOVERED CASES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov 21 new cases of COVID-19 in Alaska; 14 residents, 7 nonresidents June 24, 2020 ANCHORAGE — The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) today announced

35 NEW CASES OF COVID-19, 502 RECOVERED CASES

The two seafood industry cases in Valdez/Cordova Census area are confirmed cases in Cordova FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov 35 new cases of COVID-19 in Alaska; 16 residents, 19 nonresidents June 23,

TEN NEW CASES OF COVID-19, 491 RECOVERED CASES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov Ten new cases of COVID-19 in Alaska; six resident, four nonresident June 22, 2020 ANCHORAGE — The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) today announced

FOURTEEN NEW CASES OF COVID-19, 475 RECOVERED CASES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov Fourteen new cases of COVID-19 in Alaska; 12 resident, two nonresident June 21, 2020 ANCHORAGE — The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) today announced

TWENTY THREE NEW CASES OF COVID-19, 464 RECOVERED

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov 23 new cases of COVID-19 in Alaska; 21 resident, 2 nonresident June 20, 2020 ANCHORAGE — The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) today announced

TWENTY SIX NEW CASES, 457 RECOVERED CASES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov Twenty-six new cases of COVID-19 in Alaska; 14 resident, 12 nonresident June 19, 2020 ANCHORAGE — The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) today announced

TWELVE NEW CASES OF COVID-19, 429 RECOVERED CASES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov Twelve new cases of COVID-19 reported in nine Alaska communities; one new nonresident case June 16, 2020 ANCHORAGE — The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS)

THREE NEW CASES OF COVID-19, 417 RECOVERED CASES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov Three new cases of COVID-19 reported in three Alaska communities; one new nonresident case June 15, 2020 ANCHORAGE — The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services

NINE NEW CASES OF COVID-19, 441 RECOVERED CASES

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov Nine new cases of COVID-19 reported in four Alaska communities; three new nonresident cases June 14, 2020 ANCHORAGE — The Alaska Department of Health and Social

FIFTEEN NEW CASES, 403 RECOVERED CASES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov Fifteen new cases of COVID-19 reported in eight Alaska communities; one new death; seven new nonresident cases June 12, 2020 ANCHORAGE — The Alaska Department of Health

STATE OF ALASKA TESTING OPTIONS FOR TRAVELERS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov Testing option now provided as an alternative to Alaska’s 14-day quarantine for visitors or Alaskans returning home from out- of- state travel June 12, 2020 ANCHORAGE — Effective

20 NEW CASES OF COVID-19, 392 RECOVERED CASES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov Twenty new cases of COVID-19 reported in nine Alaska communities; two new nonresident cases June 10, 2020 ANCHORAGE — The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services

ELEVEN NEW CASES OF COVID-19, 389 RECOVERED CASES

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov Eleven new cases of COVID-19 reported in six Alaska communities; one new death June 9, 2020 ANCHORAGE — The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services

TUSTEMENA PASSENGERS AND CREW RETURNING TO HOMER FOR TESTING & QUARANTINE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  June 8, 2020 CONTACT: Meadow Bailey, (907) 451-2240, meadow.bailey@alaska.gov Tustumena Passengers and Crew Returning to Homer for Testing and Quarantine Sailings will be canceled indefinitely, updates at www.FerryAlaska.com. (JUNEAU, Alaska) – Today, the M/V Tustumena continued its return voyage to Homer.

19 NEW CASES OF COVID-19, 384 RECOVERED CASES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov Nineteen new cases of COVID-19 reported in seven Alaska communities June 8, 2020 ANCHORAGE — The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) today announced 19 new

EIGHT NEW CASES OF COVID-19, 382 RECOVERED CASES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov Eight new cases of COVID-19 reported in four Alaska communities; one nonresident case identified in Anchorage June 7, 2020 ANCHORAGE — The Alaska Department of Health and

TWELVE NEW CASES OF COVID-19, 382 RECOVERED CASES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov Twelve new cases of COVID-19 reported in four Alaska communities; two nonresident cases identified in Anchorage June 6, 2020 ANCHORAGE — The Alaska Department of Health and

EIGHT NEW CASES OF COVID-19, 376 RECOVERED CASES

CORRECTION: Today’s press release contained incorrect information about nonresident cases. The correct counts from yesterday’s cases are Valdez-Cordova Census Area (10), Aleutians West Census Area (3), Kenai Peninsula Borough (2), Anchorage (1), Kodiak (1) and Sitka City

18 NEW CASES OF COVID-19, 373 RECOVERED CASES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov 18 new cases of COVID-19 reported in eight Alaska communities; one nonresident case in Anchorage June 3, 2020 ANCHORAGE — The Alaska Department of Health and Social

MITIGATION PROTOCOLS FOR ALASKA MARINE HIGHWAY

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  June 2, 2020 Contact: Sam Dapcevich, sam.dapcevich@alaska.gov, (907) 465-4503 AMHS to Increase COVID-19 Mitigation Protocols Customers urged to book online or call for reservations (KETCHIKAN, Alaska) – In order to protect the health and

SEVEN NEW CASES OF COVID-19, 368 RECOVERED CASES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov Seven new cases of COVID-19 reported in four Alaska communities June 1, 2020 ANCHORAGE — The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) today announced seven

27 NEW CASES OF COVID-19, 368 RECOVERED CASES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov 27 new cases of COVID-19 reported in eight Alaska communities May 31, 2020 ANCHORAGE — The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) today announced 27

THIRTEEN NEW CASES OF COVID-19, 366 RECOVERED CASES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   Clinton Bennett, DHSS, (907) 269-4996, clinton.bennett@alaska.gov Thirteen new cases of COVID-19 reported in seven Alaska communities May 28, 2020 ANCHORAGE — The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) today announced 13

 

Governor Issues First COVID-19 Health Mandate

 

Local Information

Local medical providers, protocol for being treated

List of City facilities that are closed

Valdez Senior Center update

Food Bank update

Free Business Updates

 

School Information

Spring Break extended for students

Grab & Go food service available for students

 

Other Resources

Valdez Neighborhood Facebook Group

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