The Alaska Department of Health and Human Services is reporting 39 new COVID-19 cases for Wednesday, July 1, 2020. This is an all-time high daily total.
Alaska Department of Fish and Game says it's closing the Russian River Sanctuary to sportfishing due to the possibility of not meeting the sockeye salmon escapement goal.
An ongoing surge of COVID-19 cases has stretched Anchorage contact tracers to their limit.
Partly cloudy in Anchorage on Friday with a high of 75 degrees.