Alaska News Nightly: Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020

The ferry Matanuska on Jan. 31, 2020 in Auke Bay ferry terminal. It was to be the sole vessel servicing Southeast Alaska until it broke down. (Jacob Resneck/CoastAlaska)

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Tuesday on Alaska News Nightly:

Governor Dunleavy’s office asks the legislature for ferry funds. Plus: parents in Sitka struggle to find adequate childcare. And, state and federal officials explain what Alaskans should know about the coronavirus. 

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