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Coffee@KYUK August 26: Coronavirus Cases Spike To New High In Y-K Delta

Aug 26, 2020

Over the weekend, the Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation announced 17 positive COVID-19 results, its largest spike yet in new coronavirus cases. As of Aug. 26, the YKHC website lists 78 total cases in the region since the pandemic began; a third of those cases are currently active. YKHC Chief of Staff Dr. Ellen Hodges joins us on Coffee@KYUK to talk about this jump in cases, and what we can do to prevent another spike in the future.