Prysunkas provide COVID-19 update
October 22, 2020
The Prysunka family, Dr. Lynn and Mayor Steve, met with KSTK and Wrangell Sentinel reporters on the afternoon of Oct. 20 to talk about the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Wrangell has seen a total of 20 cases of the virus since the pandemic began. The most recent case was announced on Sept. 14. All of these cases have recovered, though, and Wrangell has not seen an active case in about a month. However, across the state and the country, cases continue to rise.
The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services reported a total of 11,393 Alaska resident cases as of Oct. 20, an increase of 215 j...