Alaska News Nightly: Wednesday, July 5, 2023

A woman in a neon green tank top runs through the finish line with a cheering crowd behind her.
Christy Marvin win the Mount Marathon women’s race on July 4, 2023. This is Marvin’s third Mount Marathon victory. Her son won the boy’s race. (Matt Faubion/Alaska Public Media)

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Wednesday on Alaska News Nightly:

Fishermen in Whittier are concerned after a fire burned the fuel dock. Plus, Anchorage will not clear a homeless camp after a lawsuit challenged the city’s ability to do so.

Reports tonight from:

Wesley Early, Dev Hardikar, Jeremy Hsieh, and Chris Klint in Anchorage

Francisco Martínezcuello in Bethel

Sabine Poux in Kenai

Sage Smiley in Wrangell

Hope McKenney in Unalaska

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

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