Alaska News Nightly: Monday, July 18, 2022

Sockeye in a creek in the Wood River watershed. July 28, 2021. (Stephanie Maltarich/KDLG)

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Monday on Alaska News Nightly:

As COVID circulates widely, state epidemiologists say vaccines and boosters are preventing hospitalizations. Also, a record harvest for Bristol Bay’s sockeye salmon run. And a new sculpture in Fairbanks will honor the first climber to summit Denali.

Reports tonight from:

Jeremy Hsieh in Juneau
Tim Ellis in Delta Junction
Izzy Ross in Dillingham
Emily Schwing in Anchorage
Angela Denning in Petersburg
and Robyne in Fairbanks

Alaska News Nightly is hosted by Casey Grove, with producing and audio engineering from Toben Shelby and Katie Anastas.

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