COVID-19 Videos & Podcasts

Interview with Dr. Kathleen Todd 8-12-20

KVAK’s Laurie Prax talked with Dr. Kathy Todd of Valdez Medical Clinic. Topics covered include: Delay of Valdez City Schools start date; recap of pros and cons of starting school later and

Interview with Valdez City Schools Superintendent 8-10-20

KVAK’s Laurie Prax interviewed Superintendent Shawn Arnold on the smart start school plan; Agenda item to move school start date from August 18th to August 25th; Administrator and teacher

Interview with Dr. Kathy Todd 8-5-20

KVAK’s Laurie Prax interviewed Dr. Kathleen Todd of Valdez Medical Clinic and Providence Valdez Medical Center. Topics covered include: COVID contact tracing; quarantine for those whose

Interview with Dave Stieren 8-4-20

KVAK’s Laurie Prax interviewed Dave Stieren, Communications & Outreach Director for Governor Dunleavy. Topics covered include: Discussion on Anchorage restaurant closures; State testing;

Interview with VCS Superintendent Shawn Arnold 8-3-20

KVAK’s Laurie Prax interviewed Valdez City Schools Superintendent regarding plans for 2020-2021 school year. Topics include: student options; registration; back to school plans and where to

Interview with Dr. Kathleen Todd 7-29-20

KVAK’s Laurie Prax interviewed Dr. Kathy Todd. Topics covered include: Valdez cases; contact tracing; recent updates to Isolation Criteria; symptoms; testing and what people can do to stay

INTERVIEW WITH DAVE STIEREN, STATE OF ALASKA DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS

KVAK’s Laurie Prax interviewed Dave Stieren, Communications and Outreach Director for the State of Alaska. Topics covered include: COVID numbers; testing; economy and more.

Interview with Valdez City Schools Superintendent Shawn Arnold 7-27-20

 KVAK’s Laurie Prax talked with Valdez City Schools Superintendent Shawn Arnold regarding the Smart Start Reentry plan for school, school surveys and registration. Valdez School Board has a

Interview with Dr. Kathleen Todd

KVAK’s Laurie Prax interviewed Dr. Kathleen Todd. Topics covered include: Current case counts in Valdez; seafood industry COVID mitigation plan; testing in Valdez; plexi-glass and masks;