The Anchorage Chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Inc., a membership organization encouraging philanthropy and civic engagement of African-American children and youth, will hold a drive-thru food drive on Monday, January 17, 2022 from 2-6pm.
Last summer, individuals associated with the shadowy far-right groups Open Alaska and Save Anchorage, both part of a wider affiliated network of social media groups, launched a statewide legal fund to fight the Anchorage School District over its mandated masking policy for students.
Democratic candidate for Alaska Governor Les Gara called on Governor Mike Dunleavy last month to hold a press conference with health experts before the fast-spreading omicron variant was able to infect large numbers of Alaskans, but Governor Dunleavy has ignored that call.
The Anchorage Health Department (AHD) has been busily creating and deleting just awful videos this week, but in a surprise turn of events, AHD published a video to the department’s Facebook page today featuring Health Director Joe Gerace that was informative and potentially useful.
The one thing that has been a relative constant across the municipality since the beginning of the pandemic was the ability of residents to receive a relatively quick and drama free COVID-19 test.