Newscast — Thursday, June 9, 2022

In this newscast:

  • Two Tlingit dance groups from Wrangell are leads at Celebration, the biannual festival honoring Tlingit, Hainda, and Tsimshian people;
  • A large tundra fire is threatening the village of St. Mary’s;
  • A rare lightening storm knocked out power to thousands of Homer Electric Association members Thursday morning.

Claire Stremple

Alaska News Reporter, KTOO

I believe every Alaskan has a right to timely information about their health and health systems, and their natural environment and its management. My goal is to report thoughtful stories that inform, inspire and quench the curiosity of listeners across the state.

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