LISTEN: Dr. Anne Zink and Gov. Mike Dunleavy discuss reopening the economy on Talk of Alaska

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Reopening Alaska’s economy is something some Alaskans desperately want while others urge caution as the coronavirus pandemic continues. The governor and the mayor of the state’s largest city are allowing many businesses to open again under strict social distancing guidelines. How will this work in practice and how do we know it isn’t too soon?

HOST: Lori Townsend

  • Gov. Mike Dunleavy
  • Dr. Anne Zink, Alaska Chief Medical Officer


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LIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, Apr. 28, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. on APRN stations statewide.
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Lori Townsend is the news director and senior host for Alaska Public Media. You can send her program ideas for Talk of Alaska and Alaska Insight at or call 907-350-2058.

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