Alaska News Nightly: Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Activities for kids in Camp Fire’s emergency programs include a lot of arts and crafts, but supplies are sorted into individual bags for each child to limit the spread germs. (Photo courtesy Camp Fire Alaska)

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Tuesday on Alaska News Nightly:

Cities throughout Alaska hope there’ll be enough CARES Act funding to go around. And, kids’ summer camps adapt to a socially-distant reality. Plus: customers line up to get into Anchorage’s bars as they slowly start to reopen. 

Reports tonight from:

  • Andrew Kitchenman, Pablo Pena, Adelyn Baxter and Jacob Resneck in Juneau
  • Izzy Ross in Dillingham
  • Tegan Hanlon and Lex Treinen in Anchorage