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Pruden: A boffo performance on the road

By Wesley Pruden | The Donald finally catches a break. His trip to the Middle East was planned weeks ago, long before the…

Jenkins: Lawmakers reject Phoenix for being different

By Paul Jenkins | By any yardstick, the Alaska Legislature embarrassed itself and Alaska when it balked at confirming Gov. Bill Walker’s appointee…

Elder: ‘Living wage’ as wrongheaded as the minimum wage

Editor’s note: Tom Brennan is off today. He will return next week. By Larry Elder | What future will America have when so…

Bourne: Seven ways Trump and Congress can improve infrastructure without spending a dime of taxpayer money

By Ryan Bourne | “Infrastructure Week” sees the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, unions, the American Society of Civil Engineers, and many others telling…

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Partly cloudy in the morning. Increasing clouds with periods of showers later in the day. High 51F. Winds S at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

Editorial View all

For those pushing for a publicly funded, single-payer health care system – read socialized medicine – California has some bad news for you. A state financial analysis there…

A good measure of the political left’s growing desperation in the wake of Donald Trump’s election to the presidency is the rising wave of obscenity, profanity and boorish…

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Food View all

Copper River reds in time for dinner

ACE Air Cargo says it wins the race to deliver the first Copper River salmon to hungry residents of Anchorage and will unload a delivery of fresh Copper…

West Berlin Restaurant covers the classics.

By Scott Banks West Berlin 4133 Mountain View Dr. (907) 277-7600 I held no expectations when I visited West Berlin Restaurant, sheltered on the east end of Mountain…

Kalua pork sandwiches for the Super Bowl crowd

By Scott Banks For some reason sandwiches came to mind when I was planning the eats for Super Bowl Sunday. So I decided on kalua pork sandwiches. You…

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The locomotive 556 on the Delaney Park Strip.   Follow…

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