Alaska News Nightly: Thursday, May 4, 2023

The Ketchikan state courthouse
Ketchikan’s state courthouse stands at 415 Main Street on Dec. 8, 2020. (Eric Stone/KRBD)

Stories are posted on the statewide news page. Send news tips, questions, and comments to Follow Alaska Public Media on Facebook and on Twitter @AKPublicNews. And subscribe to the Alaska News Nightly podcast.

Thursday on Alaska News Nightly:

Uncertainty remains for a valuable Southeast Alaska king salmon fishery. Plus, a trial in Ketchikan questions the constitutionality of tribal values posted in schools. 

Reports tonight from:

Tim Ellis in Delta Junction

Raegan Miller in Ketchikan

Brian Venua in Kodiak

Greg Knight in Nome

Robert Woolsey in Sitka

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

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

Previous articleDelta Junction couple faces federal charges for allegedly bilking ‘Bud and Breakfast’ investors
Next article10 billion snow crabs disappeared from the Bering Sea. Scientists and fishermen are working to learn why.