A VPSO is patrolling the community to limit contact between residents.
But the number of passengers getting tested at the airport hasn’t changed.
All of the cases are currently isolating in Buckland, according to local health officials.
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The move follows discussions about the city's legal authority to enforce such mandates.
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The new cases take Angoon’s total to eight, prompting Mayor Joshua Bowen to issue an emergency order requiring all travelers to the community to self-isolate for two weeks on arrival.
The two dead whales that were recently reported included a relatively rare fin whale.
But hunting guides say the risk of COVID-19 exposure is low and the fears are overblown.
The Admiralty Island village of around 450 people has asked residents to “hunker down and avoid contact with anyone outside of their household until further notice.”
The region reported 17 new cases over the weekend.
The local health corporation announced 17 new cases over the weekend.
The district did not say which sport the athlete was involved in.
As more people have started traveling into the region, case numbers have risen dramatically.
10 Kotzebue residents have tested positive over the last week, including 2 employees of the local healthcare provider.
According to the regional health corporation, his newest patient was tested as a close contact of the individual in Savoonga who was confirmed as a positive case on Sunday.
Transportation officials say a group of five infected passengers boarded in Kake. They were traveling together and reportedly had no close contact with other passengers or crew.
The company that bought Ravn's core assets initially hoped to relaunch operations around this time, but the new owners now say that they hope to resume flying in another month, in mid-September.
Following Monday’s news of the first confirmed case of coronavirus in Kake, the neighboring Southeast community of Angoon is now requiring face coverings in most public places.
Over the summer, the federal agency restricted one hunting area in the Interior to only local subsistence users, and granted permission to Kake for a special out-of-season hunt.