Kodiak Emergency Operations Center COVID-19 Case Update May 11, 2021
Kodiak Area Emergency Services Organization
KODIAK, ALASKA, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 11, 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.
o One (1) case was tested on 5/7/21
o This case is a Kodiak resident who is off island and will remain off island for the isolation period
o One (1) case was tested on 5/10/21
o This case is travel related
This brings the current case count associated with the Kodiak Island Borough to one thousand, one hundred and twenty-one (1121); three (3) cases are classified as active locally; there are no active cases currently hospitalized in Kodiak.
To date, there have been a total number of forty-five (45) local hospitalizations and five (5) deaths associated with COVID-19.
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.
Wear a mask when in public.
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.