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Pruden: A newer, hungrier kind of Democratic radical

By Wesley Pruden | Nobody is as insignificant in the Washington pecking order as a freshman member of Congress just off the turnip…

Edwards: Ten harmful consequences of handouts for Amazon

By Chris Edwards : Amazon has chosen New York City and Arlington, Virginia, for new corporate headquarters after the cities ponied up more…

Brennan: Good old days are just ahead

By Tom Brennan | ‘Tis the season to give thanks and Alaskans have a lot to be thankful for. Whatever their individual reasons,…

Cannon: Why Republicans lost the ‘pre-existing conditions’ war

By Michael F. Cannon | For last week’s elections, Democrats spent considerable resources attacking Republicans for trying to tamper with Affordable Care Act…

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5:30 PM AKST on November 20, 2018
12:00 PM AKST on November 21, 2018
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Tuesday 11/2010%
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Skies clearing overnight. Lows overnight in the mid 20s.
Wednesday 11/2110%
Cloudy skies. High around 30F. Winds light and variable.
Thursday 11/2210%
Mainly sunny. High 26F. Winds light and variable.
Friday 11/2310%
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High 24F. Winds light and variable.

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First, it was cops or snowplows. Now it is flowerbeds, hanging flower baskets and public greenhouses, or, homeless camps. It is just another in a lengthening line of…

A reader takes us to task for, on the one hand, opposing profligate spending by the federal government and, on the other, supporting the very notion of congressional…

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