The state also reported 189 new coronavirus infections on Wednesday, 173 of them involving residents.
The group also includes people who live in multigenerational households or are in underserved communities.
Of the new cases, 34 were in nonresident seafood workers in Unalaska, where industry outbreaks have driven up local case counts this winter.
All but one of those deaths were identified during a standard death certificate review that was completed over the past few months, officials said on Monday.
In an email to staff, the foundation’s president said appointments would be limited to make sure vaccine remains available to “customer-owners,” the foundation’s...
Still, the borough’s lack of restrictions has drawn two state athletic events from Anchorage, where sports fall under stricter protocols.
Hospitalizations are now less than a quarter of what they were during the peak in November and December.
Nearly 20% of Alaska’s total population has received at least the first vaccine shot.
Many epidemiologists and other scientists, while still cautious, say they feel increasingly hopeful that the rest of 2021 will not replay the nightmare of last...
The delay “due to inclement weather” affects about 3,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses, state health officials said.