• Girdwood housing: New development could ease housing crunch in the perineurally popular ski town. Speaking of Girdwood …
• Avalanche dog: Golden Retriever puppy trains to be Alyeska’s newest avalanche rescue dog.
• Ferries: Alaska’s famous “blue canoes” benefit from major funding boost.
• Ice maze: Corn is so last year. New ice maze in Palmer is a labyrinth of frozen art.
• Injured dogs: Wisconsin snowmachiner appears to purposefully target Alaska musher’s dogs.
• COVID tests: At-home tests are nearly impossible to find. Hopefully that changes soon.