Katie Anastas, KFSK - Petersburg

Several empty shelves at a grocery store.

Supply shortages, shipping delays hit Southeast Alaska businesses

A COVID-19 outbreak at a warehouse in Centralia, Wash., has led to shipping delays at grocery stores throughout Southeast Alaska, including in Petersburg. Some shelves are nearly empty. And they’re not likely to be filled anytime soon.
A dragonfly floats in a white cup that's setting on the grass.

As bee populations decline, a statewide study looks into Alaska’s other pollinators

The goal of the project is to collect more comprehensive data on all pollinator species, including those on Mitkof Island.