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While Alaska reported 2,645 new COVID cases last week, that represents a 35% decline over the previous week. The virus now appears to be in steady retreat, according to the latest analysis from Alaska’s Dept. of Health & Social Services.

The declining numbers are occurring despite the fact that less than 1% of Alaskans had received the COVID vaccine as of Dec. 21.

“New cases decreased compared to last week, and case rates decreased across all regions of Alaska,” the state reported Dec. 21. Still, all areas of the state, except the Southern Southeast region, continue to have high community transmission, but the state estimates that new daily cases should drop by half every 121 days based on current modeling.

The number of new cases is also expected to drop again this week, which will be the first expected decline in more than two months.

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COVID cases in steady decline across Alaska, less than 1% vaccinated

Joel Davidson
Joel is Editor-in-Chief of the Alaska Watchman. Joel is an award winning journalist and has been reporting for over 24 years, He is a proud father of 8 children, and lives in Palmer, Alaska.


  • Mongo Like Candy says:

    Its called the normal progression as the virus burns out.

  • FreeInSD says:

    The amplification cycles on the PCR tests are set so absurdly high that most positives are false positives. Any news that reports on cases is garbage in garbage out.

    • Joseph Fernandez says:

      Absolutely! PCR tests are totally invalid! The cycle thresholds used need to be published alongside the result along with the fact the test has to many variables for use as diagnosing what type of virus, bacteria, live or dead remnants, or even common cold differentials. The WHO, CCP, and Drustan set the CT at 45 when any test over 25 CT’s is invalid due to amplification. It’s imperative we take back control of our health system rather than continuing to allow the communistic technoracy globalists to control it to further their green deal agendas!