Andrew Kitchenman and Rashah McChesney, KTOO - Juneau
Alaska Rep. Mike Cronk tested positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday. He announced the result on Thursday through a press release from the House Republican caucus.
Schools will remain closed through the end of the school year, though teachers will continue to provide distance learning, the governor announced.
Alaska legislators gathered in two different places on Monday, with different messages about state law, permanent fund dividends and Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s line-item vetoes.