According to a press release from Marna Sanford, Evan Eads voiced his concern for the direction that the State was headed in. He cited a need to come together to find solutions that put Alaskans first, while finding a fiscally responsible path forward.
After two residents tested positive for the virus the department of Health and Social Services conducted mass resident testing on October 1st and subsequent testing on October 8th. This is according to a statement released by GEO Reentry who operates the residential center on behalf of the Department of Corrections.
After grand jury proceedings were allowed to continue in June of this year, the Fairbanks District Court has decided to once again temporarily suspend proceedings due to rising COVID case counts in the Fairbanks North Star Borough.
According to an email from Catholic Schools of Fairbanks that was sent out to Monroe High School volleyball parents, a player on the girls volleyball team has tested positive for COVID-19 and the team has been required to quarantine for 14 days.
The Fairbanks Area Rural Unit of the Alaska State Troopers serves communities in the Interior of Alaska. Because of the vast distances between towns and the types of communities, the approach to policing is much different. We rode along with a trooper as he went to Minto to follow up on cases.