Clarkson was set to return to work for Gov. Dunleavy next week.
Anchorage Daily News
The award marks a tremendous turnaround for a paper that was in turmoil just three years ago.
The first year of reporting stands as an invaluable look at the problems facing public safety in Alaska.
The ACLU is threatening a lawsuit against the police department for the “decades long indifference to the safety of Alaska Native women in Nome.”
The collaboration will be on a yet-to-be-announced topic.