Kodiak Emergency Operations Center COVID-19 Case Weekly Update May 28 – June 3, 2021

Jun 2, 2021

Kodiak Area Emergency Services Organization

KODIAK COVID-19 WEEKLY CASE UPDATE: May 28  June 3, 2021

The Kodiak Emergency Operations Center has received new COVID-19 case information for the Kodiak Island Borough.

Two (2) new cases have been reported for the Kodiak Island Borough.

  • One (1) case was tested on 6/1/21 and is a non resident travel case
  • One (1) case was tested on 6/2/21 and the cause of transmission is under investigation

This brings the current case count associated with the Kodiak Island Borough to one thousand, one hundred and thirty-two (1132); six (6) cases are classified as active locally.

To date, there have been a total of forty-eight (48) local hospitalizations and five (5) deaths associated with COVID-19. There are no active cases currently hospitalized in Kodiak; one (1) case was admitted and then transported off island for a higher level of care during this past week.

The COVID-19 virus is highly contagious and is still present in our community; please continue to take appropriate precautions to keep yourself and our community healthy.

  • Wash your hands often.
  • Stay home and away from others if you are not feeling well!
  • When planning travel, plan for a few days off at home and testing before returning to normal activities in case you have carried the virus with you.
  • Contact your health care provider or local pharmacy if you wish to be vaccinated.
  • Continue to wear a mask in public places if you are not vaccinated.