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Elder: What to do about those ‘pre-existing conditions’

By Larry Elder | When it comes to repealing and replacing Obamacare, defenders of President Barack Obama’s signature domestic law constantly ask, “What…

Williams: Transgender challenges

By Walter E. Williams | Determining one’s own sex or that of another used to be a simple matter. First, there was the…

Pruden: James Comey’s disappointing tap dance

By Wesley Pruden | James Comey, the director of the FBI, continues to act like a jerk for every season. The man who…

Jenkins: Pursuing gas instead of oil is stepping over dollars to pick up pennies

By Paul Jenkins | An easily excitable friend wondered the other day: If Alaska is an oil state, which it most certainly is,…




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Editorial View all

When it comes to asking you to approve bonds, or self-imposed tax increases, the municipality and the school district are not bashful – and they seemingly never give…

The notion of banning overnight recreational vehicle camping in parking lots of stores such as Wal-Mart or Cabela’s is back for round two, this time courtesy of Assemblyman…

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Food View all

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…

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…

Arts/Lifestyle View all

The locomotive 556 on the Delaney Park Strip.   Follow…

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