Jim Douglas of the University of Alaska’s Cooperative Extension service has some tips for keeping that lawn and garden fertilized during this wet weather. Also, some tiny pests continue making trouble in the area and there are still openings in the upcoming 4-H Camp.
- The management slate won this year’s Sealaska board election. Three incumbents and a newcomer who ran with them beat out eight independent candidates.
- A local archaeologist says there may be the remains of a historic Alutiiq fish trap on the north end of Kodiak Island. Those types of man-made formations are rare to discover in the region, he said.
- Senate Republicans have tweaked their Obamacare repeal bill in hopes of keeping more healthy customers in the insurance market. Customers who fail to maintain coverage could be temporarily locked out.