Alaska News Nightly: Wednesday, October 19, 2022

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Twenty-seven classes from 15 schools in the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District attended the two-day event on the Anchor River and Bear Creek. (Courtesy Eric Hart/Chapman Elementary School)

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Wednesday on Alaska News Nightly:

Weather and terrain slows the investigation into an air taxi pilot’s death. Also, closing schools in Anchorage could ease the district’s budget and staffing problems. And Alaska’s superintendent of the year says teacher retention is critical.

Reports tonight from:

Chris Klint and Anne Hillman in Anchorage
Davis Hovey in Nome
Dan Bross in Fairbanks
Tim Ellis in Delta Junction
Izzy Ross in Dillingham
and Hope McKenney in Anchor Point

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

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