Alaska News Nightly: Tuesday, April 4, 2023

The Holland family flew to Seattle from North Pole on March 20, only to find when they landed that it was the fourth false start for Patrick, and the heart wasn’t right for him. The family spent the next day together in Seattle. From left are Samuel, 4, Lily, 12, Laura, 15, Patrick, Michaela, 17, and Haley. (Courtesy Haley Holland)

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Tuesday on Alaska News Nightly:

Congresswoman Peltola speaks about former President Trump’s indictment. Plus, Cold Bay is stuck using bottled water since city wells tested high for PFAS.

Reports tonight from:

Kavitha George in Anchorage

Francisco Martínezcuello in Bethel

Robyne in Fairbanks

Anna Canny and Yvonee Krumrey in Juneau

Sabine Poux in Kenai

Theo Greenly in Unalaska

Liz Ruskin in Washington, D.C.

This episode of Alaska News Nightly is hosted by Casey Grove, with audio engineering from Chris Hyde and producing from Tim Rockey.

CorrectionAn earlier version of this Alaska News Nightly summary misstated the community with high levels of PFAS in city wells. It is Cold Bay, not King Cove.

Tim Rockey is the producer of Alaska News Nightly and covers education for Alaska Public Media. Reach him at or 907-550-8487. Read more about Tim here

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