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.
- Gov. Walker’s legislation creates a new definition for independent contractors that would determine whether employers have to pay to insure against on-the-job injuries.
- Gone are the days of throwing explosives from the air. AELP's avalanche crews trigger slides using a Daisybell, dangling about 150 feet from a helicopter. This is a cheaper -- and safer -- solution.
- Centrist and hard-line Republicans have come out against the Republican plan to replace the Affordable Care Act. If it fails, it would be a major defeat for President Trump and Speaker Ryan.
- The state is fining three companies a combined $882,000 for violations that led to a dangerous incident last September at a power plant in East Anchorage