Slideshow: Hot picks: Chef's choice, rocking it local, and historic Dena'ina sites

Artichokes for sale at the Kenley's Alaskan Vegetables and Flowers stand are among several unusual offerings at the South Anchorage Farmers Market on Wednesday, September 4, 2013, in front of the Dimond Hotel.
Erik Hill
Helen Dick cleans and splits spruce root lashings. In 2009, the Anchorage Museum commissioned Helen and Alan Dick to construct a Dena'ina whitefish trap using traditional Dena'ina methods.
Craig Medred