Newscast — Tuesday, August 16, 2022

In this newscast:

  • Juneau organizations support transgender youth with new written guides for navigating school challenges;
  • Alaskans headed to the polls today for their first chance to rank candidates in the special U.S. House general election and primaries;
  • Final results for the statewide primary won’t be available until at least August 31st;
  • A new undersea fiber will link rural Alaska from Unalaska to Kodiak Island with high speed internet.

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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