Alaska News Nightly: Friday, December 11, 2020

A zoom screen grab
Photo caption: In this screen grab from the first stave of “A Tlingit Christmas Carol,” the productions cast and crew is largely Indigenous, including (from left) Erin Tripp (Tlingit), playing Roberta Cratchit, Isabelle Star Leblank (Sisseton Wahpeton Dakota) who plays Freda, and Ed Littlefield (Tlingit), who plays E.B. Scrooge. (Photo courtesy of Perseverance Theatre)

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Friday on Alaska News Nightly:

Budgeting during a pandemic, the Dunleavy administration unveils its proposal for the state’s next spending plan. And, the Trump administration looks to lease a private icebreaker for the Arctic. Plus, a Tlingit twist on a familiar Christmas tale.

Reports tonight from:

  • Andrew Kitchenman, Jacob Resneck, Adelyn Baxter in Juneau
  • Liz Ruskin in Washington D.C.
  • Henry Leasia in Haines
  • Tripp Crouse in Anchorage

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