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Jenkins: City rules allow police chief’s suspension without public being told

By Paul Jenkins | You have to wonder sometimes whether officials in this city — now or in the past — ever have…

Brennan: Encounters with racism

By Tom Brennan | My first encounter with racism was quite jarring. I knew such things existed but was not prepared. I grew…

Tanner: No to coal subsidies; no to corporate welfare

By Michael D. Tanner | Conservatives have long been among the biggest critics of welfare programs for poor and low-income Americans, mostly with…

Pruden: The Democrats search for another Lost Cause

By Wesley Pruden | To arms! The Confederates are coming! The Confederates are coming! Union scouts have already discovered Robert E. Lee at…

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The headline in the Boston Globe is an ominous warning about what already is happening in the United States: ‘Crowds mostly disperse after ‘free speech’ protest ends early.’…

If you were not already sickened by what is happening on America’s college campuses, the growing attacks on free speech and critical thinking, consider this: Prominent anti-Israel academics…

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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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