Alaska News Nightly: Tuesday, November 17, 2020

two assembly members at the Anchorage assembly meeting
Assembly chair Felix Rivera and Assembly member Austin Quinn-Davidson at the Anchorage Assembly meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020, where Chief of Staff Jason Bockenstedt announced Mayor Ethan Berkowitz’s resignation. (Jeff Chen/Alaska Public Media)

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Tuesday on Alaska News Nightly:

Governor Dunleavy issues several health orders under a new disaster declaration. And, a Sitka science teacher wins one of the highest honors in her field by featuring traditional knowledge. Plus, the Anchorage Assembly extends the city’s emergency declaration.

Reports tonight from:

  • Andrew Kitchenman and Matt Miller in Juneau
  • Kavitha George in Anchorage
  • Eric Stone in Ketchikan
  • Henry Leasia in Haines
  • Katherine Rose in Sitka