Alaska News Nightly: Monday, September 11, 2023

A man in a blue suit walks up to the podium.
President Joe Biden walks up to the podium at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Anchorage on Sept. 11, 2023. (Matt Faubion/Alaska Public Media)

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Monday on Alaska News Nightly:

President Biden speaks in Anchorage on the 22nd anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks. Plus, a rare glimpse of a fundraiser in Seward that draws national politicians and lobbyists. And, world-renowned climbers seek the guidance of a Petersburg man before a daunting ascent.

Reports tonight from:

Wesley Early, Michael Fanelli and Liz Ruskin in Anchorage

Anna Canny in Juneau

Riley Board in Kenai

Shelby Herbert in Petersburg

Robert Woolsey in Sitka

This episode of Alaska News Nightly is hosted by Casey Grove, with audio engineering from Dave Emmert 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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