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Thursday on Alaska News Nightly:
State officials say it could take months to clear a backlog of food stamps applications. Plus, concerns over the high number of Alaska Natives who have died in Department of Corrections custody this year.
Reports tonight from:
Claire Stremple and Katie Anastas in Juneau-KTOO,
Rhonda McBride-KNBA and Chris Klint-AKPM in Anchorage,
and Liz Ruskin-AKPM in Washington D.C.
Alaska News Nightly is hosted by Wesley Early, with producing and audio engineering from Lori Townsend and Chris Hyde.