Alaska News Nightly: Monday, July 17, 2023

Shishaldin Volcano eruption plume on Friday, as photographed from Canadian Coast Guard icebreaker Sir Wilfrid Laurier. (Photo courtesy Lee Cooper / Canadian Coast Guard)

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Monday on Alaska News Nightly:

A tsunami warning Saturday night startled even Southcentral residents who were not in danger. Plus, an Aleutian volcano erupted Saturday.

Reports tonight from:

Jeremy Hsieh, Rhonda McBride and Liz Ruskin in Anchorage

Dan Bross in Fairbanks

Sabine Poux in Homer

Brian Venua in Kodiak

Desiree Hagen in Kotzebue

Sofia Stuart-Rasi 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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