Positive Case in Petersburg
April 9, 2020
PETERSBURG – Petersburg Medical Center has informed the Borough of Petersburg of a positive test result for COVID-19 in Petersburg. The individual had traveled to the Lower 48, returned to Petersburg in mid-March and took all necessary precautions to stay home and isolate. The individual had mild symptoms and testing was performed in late March by a commercial laboratory in the Lower 48. The individual continues to be following isolation guidelines and is improving.
State of Alaska public health officials will follow up with the individual, continue to monitor their condition and ens...