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Protective Travel Bans In Effect Across Bering Strait Villages

Close-up of Nome and Bering Strait region on a color map of Alaska

Almost all 20 communities in the Bering Strait Region, including Nome, have implemented travel bans or restrictions. Council, King Island, Mary’s Igloo, and Solomon are the only designated communities that don’t have their own travel bans at this time. Each village is implementing slightly different plans to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in their communities.…

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