The statewide count rises
July 2, 2020
While the Petersburg Covid-19 infection count remains at 4, the statewide count continues to increase. Alaskan resident cases increased by 38 yesterday, a new daily high. Statewide the cumulative count to-date is 978.
While Petersburg residents continue to grumble about Petersburg's mandates and the power the Petersburg Borough Assembly confers to the Emergency Operations Center officials, our infection rate remains flat.
To us it means we are lucky. It also means that enough of us are following masking, hand washing and social distancing protocols to combat the spread of the Covid-19 virus...