Alaska News Nightly: Monday, February 22, 2021

A landslide on a mountainside as seen from the air
Heavy rains led to a landslide in Haines on Wednesday, December 2. (Jacob Cheeseman photo)

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Monday on Alaska News Nightly:

FEMA will provide disaster assistance to Haines, to recover from the deadly landslides in December. And, a large solar array will power a lodge at Denali National Park, after a delicate installation. Plus, remembering Katie Hurley, who helped draft Alaska’s constitution.

Reports tonight from:

  • Tegan Hanlon in Anchorage
  • Henry Leasia in Haines
  • Hope McKenney in Unalaska
  • Robyne and Molly Rettig in Fairbanks
  • Robert Woolsey in Sitka
  • Tim Ellis in Delta Junction

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