Alaska News Nightly: Friday, Oct. 4, 2019

Bear 435 Holly, “Michelin Man”. (Photo by Naomi Boak, courtesy Katmai National Park and Preserve)

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Friday on Alaska News Nightly:

With help from his dad, a Haines man is recovering after a bear attacked him. Also: How Alaska’s public broadcasters are faring after the governor zeroed out state funding.

Reports tonight from:

  • Henry Leasia in Haines
  • Jacob Resneck, Andrew Kitchenman and Jennifer Pemberton in Juneau
  • Krysti Shallenberger in Red Devil
  • Jeremy Hsieh and Zoe Grueskin in Juneau
  • Kavitha George in Kodiak