Alaska News Nightly: Friday, June 12, 2020

Canoes from around Southeast Alaska are formally greeted at the Douglas Boat Harbor on June 8, 2016, just before that year’s Celebration. (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld/CoastAlaska News)

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Friday on Alaska News Nightly:

Anchorage’s Mayor expresses concern over the increase in coronavirus cases. And, Celebration participants miss going to one of Alaska’s largest cultural events. Plus, Santa Claus has a message for kids during this time of uncertainty.

Reports tonight from:

  • Lex Treinen, Nat Herz, and Tripp Crouse in Anchorage
  • Matt Miller in Juneau
  • Izzy Ross in Dilingham
  • and Robyne in Fairbanks