Alaska News Nightly: Thursday, December 28, 2023

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A screenshot of dashcam footage showing Kurt St. Jean’s Super Cub before it crashed along the Sterling Highway on Dec. 8, 2023. (From NTSB)

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Thursday on Alaska News Nightly:

An exhibit at the Anchorage Museum shows how Alaskans adapt to climate change. Plus, a new app helps people learn to speak endangered Alaska Native languages. And, a store in Ketchikan closes its doors.

Reports tonight from:

Wesley Early, Kavitha George, Chris Klint and Liz Ruskin in Anchorage

Evan Erickson in Bethel

Jamie Diep in Homer

Yvonne Krumrey and Eric Stone in Juneau

Jack Darrell in Ketchikan

This episode of Alaska News Nightly is hosted by Wesley Early, 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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