Active COVID-19 cases drop to 4 in past week
August 5, 2021
The Petersburg COVID-19 dashboard is reporting one new case in the past week for a total of four active cases.
According to the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services' vaccine monitoring dashboard, 65% of Petersburg Borough residents ages 12 and up have received one or more doses.
Chief Nursing Officer at PMC Jennifer Bryner said that though there was much interest when the vaccine was first released, the number of people signing up for the vaccine waiting list at the hospital has slowed in the past six weeks. "I think, you know, what we're seeing probably now are people who are ei...