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Get news from across Alaska each weekday evening from the stations of the Alaska Public Radio Network (APRN). With a central news room in Anchorage and 25 stations spread across the state, we capture the news in the Voices of Alaska and share them with the world.

Get news from across Alaska each weekday evening from the stations of the Alaska Public Radio Network (APRN). With a central news room in Anchorage and 25 stations spread across the state, we capture the news in the Voices of Alaska and share them with the world.
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Anchorage, AK

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Get news from across Alaska each weekday evening from the stations of the Alaska Public Radio Network (APRN). With a central news room in Anchorage and 25 stations spread across the state, we capture the news in the Voices of Alaska and share them with the world.

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@aprn

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English

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Alaska Public Telecommunications, Inc 3877 University Dr Anchorage AK 99508-4676 907-550-8444


Episodes

Alaska News Nightly: Friday, Sept. 13, 2019

9/13/2019
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Discussing Alaska as a place to invest this week at a gathering of international of sovereign wealth funds. Also: Military mountaineering with Uzbek soldiers at a northern warfare training center in the Interior. The post Alaska News Nightly: Friday, Sept. 13, 2019 appeared first on Alaska Public Media.

Duration:00:28:58

Alaska News Nightly: Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019

9/12/2019
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The State of Alaska has filed felony criminal charges against an oilfield services company on the Kenai Peninsula. An Anchorage grand jury indicted Baker Hughes and John Clyde Willis on 25 felony counts of assault. The post Alaska News Nightly: Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019 appeared first on Alaska Public Media.

Duration:00:28:57

Alaska News Nightly: Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019

9/11/2019
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The Anchorage School District calls for dismissing a volunteer judgewho disqualified a high school swimmer for a uniform violation. And, when it comes to delivering rural healthcare, reliable internet is critical. The post Alaska News Nightly: Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019 appeared first on Alaska Public Media.

Duration:00:28:57

Alaska News Nightly: Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019

9/10/2019
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Stories are posted on the statewide news page. You can subscribe to Alaska Public Media’s newsfeeds via email, podcast and RSS. Follow us on Facebook at alaskapublic.org and on Twitter @AKPublicNews Tuesday on Alaska News Nightly: Restoring water to the Eklutna River near Anchorage pits salmon against cheap, hydroelectric power. Also: A cruise line surprises Juneau officials with a massive bid for waterfront property […] The post Alaska News Nightly: Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019 appeared first...

Duration:00:28:56

Alaska News Nightly: Monday, Sept. 9, 2019

9/9/2019
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Stryker Brigade soldiers deploy from Fort Wainwright to Iraq to help train security officers. Plus, can a new Anchorage business help residents eliminate plastic waste? The post Alaska News Nightly: Monday, Sept. 9, 2019 appeared first on Alaska Public Media.

Duration:00:28:57

Alaska News Nightly: Friday, Sept. 6, 2019

9/6/2019
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A new pool of warm water in the Pacific brings back memories of the blob. Plus, climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe wants Alaskans to talk more about global warming. The post Alaska News Nightly: Friday, Sept. 6, 2019 appeared first on Alaska Public Media.

Duration:00:28:57

Alaska News Nightly: Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019

9/5/2019
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Coastal Alaska communities are bracing for higher ticket prices and big reductions in ferry service. Also: It's time to stock up on your supply of reusable grocery bags — Anchorage's plastic ban bag goes into effect Sept. 15. The post Alaska News Nightly: Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019 appeared first on Alaska Public Media.

Duration:00:28:58

Alaska News Nightly: Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019

9/4/2019
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The state ombudsman finds the Alaska Board of Fisheries broke the open meetings law. Plus: A new DNA technique that's helping solve decades old cases in Alaska and around the country. The post Alaska News Nightly: Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019 appeared first on Alaska Public Media.

Duration:00:28:57

Alaska News Nightly: Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019

9/3/2019
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DNA evidence may have helped solve an Anchorage murder from the 1970s. Also: How damage caused by the Swan Lake wildfire on the Kenai Peninsula could cause monthly power bills to go up in Anchorage and Fairbanks. The post Alaska News Nightly: Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019 appeared first on Alaska Public Media.

Duration:00:28:57

Alaska News Nightly: Monday, Sept. 2, 2019

9/2/2019
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After a summer of uncertain budget numbers, homeless prevention service providers assess the damage. Also: How climate change, and more frequent wildfires, could be changing Alaska's forests for the long term. The post Alaska News Nightly: Monday, Sept. 2, 2019 appeared first on Alaska Public Media.

Duration:00:28:57

Alaska News Nightly: Friday, Aug. 30, 2019

8/30/2019
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Governor Dunleavy selects Representative Laddie Shaw to fill the late Chris Birch's Senate seat. Plus, the state asks the U.S Supreme Court to uphold the rights of a funeral home that fired a transgender employee. The post Alaska News Nightly: Friday, Aug. 30, 2019 appeared first on Alaska Public Media.

Duration:00:28:57

Alaska News Nightly: Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019

8/29/2019
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Internal email casts uncertainty on future of BP Alaska employees; Is the USDA now leaning toward a full exemption of the Roadless Rule in Alaska?; As fires burn across Southcentral, a Montana study is looking at long-term effects of wildfire smoke; As Sec. DeVos promotes her Education Freedom Scholarship statewide, some advocates wonder how it would work in Alaska; Nanwalek is rapidly running out of water; Longtime lobbyist accused of fishing over the line; New alcohol regulations have...

Duration:00:28:57

Alaska News Nightly: Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019

8/28/2019
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Inside Hilcorp, the oil company taking over BP's assets in Alaska; Swan Lake Fire takes a toll on Homer businesses; Alaska regulation to limit events at breweries, distilleries; Medicaid to cover Alaska dental patients through September; During visit to Unalaska, Sullivan pushes for greater military presence in Aleutian Islands; Health officials issue public health alert about ‘vaping-associated’ lung illness; Alaska's licensed marijuana growers cite tax concerns; Lightning strikes reported...

Duration:00:28:58

Alaska News Nightly: Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019

8/27/2019
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BP’s Alaska exit not a surprise, experts say; What does BP's exit from Alaska mean for the state; After SCOTUS ruling, AG urges Dunleavy to limit public employees' unions; Swan Lake Fire conditions improve as residents remain on alert; Lightning started Paul's Creek Fire near King Salmon; Offal Fire moving away from Port Heiden; Alaska adding second insurer to individual insurance market; Fairbanks poet earns prestigious Willa literary award ; St. Herman’s legacy as a defender of Alutiiq...

Duration:00:28:57

Alaska News Nightly: Monday, Aug. 26, 2019

8/26/2019
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McKinley Fire close to 50 percent contained, evacuation levels lowered; 'Do they know that it's that bad?' Drivers describe 'hellfire' on Sterling Highway Sunday; Kennicott rescues boat passengers in Canada’s Inside Passage; Dunleavy sends letter encouraging potential Pebble investor; Rockslide blocks Pogo mine entrance; Water shortage looms in Chignik Lagoon; Dunleavy appoints 2 new members to human rights commission; In Alaska, Education Secretary DeVos touts alternative schooling agenda;...

Duration:00:28:57

Alaska News Nightly: Friday, Aug. 23, 2019

8/23/2019
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51 homes burned from McKinley fire, 3 businesses, 80 outbuildings; Large chunk of Southcentral deemed an 'extreme drought' area for the first time; Poll by anti-tax Gov. Dunleavy shows Alaskans, narrowly, favoring more taxes; GOP sends 3 nominees for vacant Alaska Senate seat; Once vetoed by Dunleavy, funding for Alaska’s arts council is back in the budget; ConocoPhillips' next big oil project in Alaska takes another step forward; Unalakleet’s water troubles persist; city looks for long-term...

Duration:00:28:57

Alaska News Nightly: Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019

8/22/2019
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The latest on Southcentral wildfires: Aug. 22, 2019; Volunteers remain hopeful, as Levelock Fire reaches 5% containment; Experts: It’s heat and drought, not spruce beetles or leaf miners, that turned Alaska forests into kindling; Budget cuts rely on Medicaid savings that will be difficult to achieve; State agricultural workers react to restorations, and vetoes, from Dunleavy; Diocese of Juneau finds ‘credible evidence’ of sexual misconduct by Southeast Alaska priests; Alaska rolls back air...

Duration:00:28:57

Alaska News Nightly: Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019

8/21/2019
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'Pride' and 'sadness' for local Alaska crews who saved some homes from wildfires, and saw others burn; Caribou Lake Fire grows to 700 acres overnight; Swan Lake Fire pushes Cooper Landing's smoky air quality off the charts, literally; Pentagon scraps Fort Greely missile plan; Will EPA veto Pebble? Boss of agency says it’s not his call; Trump’s path to ‘energy dominance’ in Alaska hits a key obstacle: lawyers; Veto to debt reimbursement could raise your tax bill; To bolster financial options...

Duration:00:28:57

Alaska News Nightly: Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019

8/20/2019
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Alaska wildfire officials reassess cause of McKinley fire; ‘Nothing survived. It’s just ash.’ In a trickle of information, fire evacuees learn fate of homes; Wildfires crimp Alaska’s major transportation corridor, halting tourist operations, delaying groceries; 5,000-acre fire continues to burn outside Levelock; Dunleavy repeats calls for closing budget gap, paying full dividends; University of Alaska regents vote to end financial exigency; EPA hears testimony on air plan; Alaskan Joe Balash...

Duration:11:31:19

Alaska News Nightly: Monday, Aug. 19, 2019

8/19/2019
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Southcentral fires burn, traffic at a crawl on highways, evacuees tell of heavy smoke and flames; Heavy winds breath new life into Swan Lake Fire; Smoke from Southcentral blazes creating unhealthy air conditions in Anchorage; This August is extremely abnormal, and fire likes it; Governor says third special session would focus on full dividend after allowing $1,600 PFD to stand ; Proposed Fair Share Act would raise taxes on oil companies; Alaska’s Planned Parenthood chapter withdraws from...

Duration:00:28:57