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Jenkins: Criminal justice reform, cutting Alaska prison population overdue, but leaves many uneasy

By Paul Jenkins | The long overdue effort to reform Alaska’s criminal justice system to refocus on violent criminals, reduce recidivism, institute sensible…

Brennan: Fleeing the villages

By Tom Brennan | The Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corp. board is opposed to development of the proposed Donlin Gold mine in its area. Some…

Tanner: Ending welfare as we know it

By Michael D. Tanner | On June 5, Swiss voters will go to the polls to decide whether to eliminate many of the…

Pruden: Donald Trump confounds the Gaffe Patrol

By Wesley Pruden | The Japanese Zero was one of the most famous fighter planes in the South Pacific, bedeviling American pilots in…




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Editorial View all

It will be interesting to see how Sitka’s tough approach to cell phone use in vehicles pans out. While Alaska banned texting while driving in 2008, the Sitka…

What is it with President Barack Obama and view of the Second Amendment as a nonessential part of the Constitution? Now, he wants to use the power of…

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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…

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The locomotive 556 on the Delaney Park Strip.   Follow…


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