Alaska News Nightly: Friday, May 7, 2021

A photo of a small gray bird with black and white feathers
Ruby crowned kinglet (Photo by Donna Dewhurst/USFWS)

Stories are posted on the statewide news page. You can subscribe to Alaska Public Media’s newsfeeds via emailpodcast and RSS. Follow us on Facebook at alaskapublic.org and on Twitter @AKPublicNews.

Friday on Alaska News Nightly:

Congressman Don Young hopes an antique political strategy will help fund infrastructure projects in the state. And, could this summer in Alaska include more organized events? Plus, Alaskans get into this year’s Bird Sighting Contest.

Reports tonight from:

  • Liz Ruskin and Max Jungreis in Anchorage
  • Izzy Ross in Dillingham
  • Claire Stremple in Juneau
  • Nicole Edmison in Kotzebue

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Alaska News Nightly: Friday, April 30, 2021

Estrella Rodriguez-Northcutt shares photos of her loved ones that fill one of the walls at Cafecito Bonito. (Abbey Collins/Alaska Public Media)

Stories are posted on the statewide news page. You can subscribe to Alaska Public Media’s newsfeeds via emailpodcast and RSS. Follow us on Facebook at alaskapublic.org and on Twitter @AKPublicNews.

Friday on Alaska News Nightly:

Alaska’s earthquake monitoring system moves into a new phase. And, UAA’s student commencement speaker reflects on her unique college experience. Plus, an Anchorage entrepreneur blends Spanish culture into her new coffee shop.

Reports tonight from:

  • Andrew Kitchenman and Claire Stremple in Juneau
  • Sage Smiley in Wrangell
  • Greg Kim in Bethel
  • Lex Treinen in Anchorage

Send news tips, questions, and comments to news@alaskapublic.org


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