Alaska News Nightly: Thursday, June 10, 2021

A giant snowy mountain
Denali in Feb. 2021 (Lex Treinen/Alaska Public Media)

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Thursday on Alaska News Nightly:

Alaska joins other states trying to defeat a lawsuit brought against the federal government by youth climate activists. And, Park Service rangers notice concerning trends as climbers attempt to summit Denali. Plus, scientists monitor the recovery of nearly a half million acres of trees after a sawfly outbreak in the Tongass.

Reports tonight from:

  • Nat Herz and Tegan Hanlon in Anchorage
  • Liz Ruskin in Washington D.C.
  • Phillip Manning in Talkeetna
  • Claire Stremple in Juneau

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