Kodiak Area Emergency Services Organization
KODIAK, ALASKA, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 9, 2021
The Kodiak Emergency Operations Center has received new COVID-19 case information for the Kodiak Island Borough.
Twenty-six (26) new cases have been reported for the Kodiak Island Borough over several testing dates.
- Two (2) cases were tested on 10/25//21
- Three (3) cases were tested on 11/1/21
- One (1) case was tested on 11/2/21
- One (1) case was tested on 11/3/21
- Three (3) cases were tested on 11/4/21
- Sixteen (16) cases were tested on 11/8/21 All cases are classified as community spread.
The total case count associated with the Kodiak Island Borough is now two thousand, seven hundred and three (2703) with sixty-one (61) cases currently classified as active. There have been ninety-two (92) local hospitalizations associated with COVID-19, there is one active case currently hospitalized in Kodiak and one case was transferred off-island for a higher level of care. Nine (9) deaths associated with COVID-19 have been officially reported for the Kodiak Island Borough.
COVID-19 IS A HIGHLY CONTAGIOUS VIRUS THAT SPREADS EASILY FROM PERSON TO PERSON.
A MASK MANDATE is in effect for public indoor activities.
IF YOU FEEL ILL, even if symptoms are mild, stay away from other people until you can be tested for COVID-19.
Contact a local medical clinic to be tested for COVID-19.
Maintain social distance when around others not in your household.
Contact your health care provider or pharmacy if you wish to be VACCINATED.
Questions and concerns can be shared with the Emergency Operations Center by emailing PIO@city.kodiak.ak.us or by leaving a telephone message at (907) 486-8970.