In this audio-visual partial tutorial, Master Gardener Ed Buyarski has ideas for protecting our yard and garden from flooding caused by the heavy rains of early summer and early fall. This segment originally aired on August 14, 2014 and is accompanied with pictures of KTOO’s Morning Edition host attempting to put some of that advice into practice.
- The city thinks Hecla's Greens Creek mine may be responsible. The mine says its discharges in the area meet state requirements.
- Sarah Erkmann, external affairs manager for the Alaska Oil and Gas Association trade group, said the tax amounts to “punishing” oil companies.
- The Tourism Industry Association of the Yukon canceled its annual convention slated to be held in Haines, mainly due to the weak Canadian dollar.
- For now, traffic in Gastineau Channel will not be restricted, but Hilbert said they will likely establish a no-wake zone during the actual salvage operation.