Alaska News Nightly: Monday, February 8th, 2021

The mural, “Return of the Whales,” faces the Alaska SeaLife Center in downtown Seward. (PHOTO CREDIT J. LESLIE)

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Monday on Alaska News Nightly:

After more than three weeks without drinking water, Governor Dunleavy sends state aid to Tuluksak. And, a popular Seward mural gets an upgrade. Plus, hundreds of scientists push for Indigenous inclusion in Arctic research.

Reports tonight from:

  • Olivia Ebertz in Bethel
  • Liz Ruskin in Washington
  • Henry Leasia in Haines
  • Lex Treinen and Kavitha George in Anchorage
  • Erin McKinstry in Sitka
  • Wesley Early in Kotzebue
  • Sabine Poux in Kenai

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