4/1 COVID-19 Press Briefing: Governor Mike Dunleavy, Alaska public health officials, and Education Commissioner Michael Johnson provide an update on the COVID-19 outbreak in Alaska.
April 1, 2020
Spring Bear hunts canceled. (Revised: Residents can hunt, April 2 revision)
Schools across Alaska are canceled with remote options.
Public and private schools are closed to students through May 1, 2020, with an option to extend to the rest of the year. Students will receive instruction through distance delivery methods. All after school activities will be suspended during this time. These are measures to protect Alaskans. We appreciate the public’s understanding of this mandate in an effort to mitigate this virus.
All libraries, archives and museums are closed across the state.
Mandate 3 is extended indefinitely.
How many confirmed cases are there in Alaska?
- 10 newly confirmed cases since last report
- 143 cumulative cases since January 1, 2020
- March 12, 2020 the first case was announced
- April 1, 2020 most recent update