Assembly discusses COVID-19 with health experts, approves mill levy rates
June 11, 2020
The Wrangell Borough Assembly met Tuesday evening to hear from some Alaskan health experts regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. As Wrangell received its first case of the virus over the weekend, assembly members and other city officials wanted an opportunity to learn more about how the pandemic is being handled, and to ask questions about how testing works and the process behind pandemic response.
Public Health Nurse Erin Michael was given the opportunity to explain the process of what happens when a person is tested positive with COVID-19. With a positive case, she said, the lab that ran the t...