Alaska News Nightly: Monday, May 3, 2021

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Former Air Force and commercial pilot Dave Bronson (left) and Assemblymember and Alaska Army National Guard Captain Forrest Dunbar pictured in April, 2021 (Jeff Chen/Alaska Public Media)

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Monday on Alaska News Nightly:

Alaska’s interior is seeing a surge in COVID cases driven by young people. And, an Alaska Native youth activist and model graces the cover of Vogue Mexico. Plus, the Anchorage mayor’s race grows contentious in the final stretch.

Reports tonight from:

  • Liz Ruskin, Kavitha George, Lex Treinen and Alice Qannik Glenn in Anchorage
  • Andrew Kitchenman and Jacob Resneck in Juneau
  • Robyne in Fairbanks

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