With Alaska's Bristol Bay salmon and Alaska pollock fishing now underway, 593 indviduals in the state have tested positive for coronavirus as of Wednesday, according to Alaska's Department of Health and Social Services. Nonresident cases now number 58, with seafood workers accounting for 45 of them, according to the latest state data.
Number of coronavirus cases among Cooke's Icicle Seafoods employees climbs
Alaska's confirmed coronavirus cases have climbed to nearly 600 as of Wednesday. There have been a total of 49 hospitalizations and 11 deaths recorded in the state.