Ketchikan reports 1 new resident case of COVID-19

    Ketchikan, Alaska (KINY) - One new positive test result for COVID-19 has been identified through a local health clinic.

    The individual is a Ketchikan resident who is experiencing mild symptoms.

    The individual has been notified of the positive test result, has been directed to isolate, and is being monitored by healthcare providers.

    The source of this case is close contact with a known positive case. The cumulative COVID-19 case count for Ketchikan, including travelers, is 53.

    The number of positive cases of individuals residing or staying in Ketchikan is 45.

    Of the 45 cases, 2 are still active, and 43 have recovered.

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