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Williams: Why home schooling?

By Walter E. Williams | Many public primary and secondary schools are dangerous places. The Justice Department’s Bureau of Justice Statistics and the…

Pruden: New pronouns for the traveling freak show

By Wesley Pruden | Caitlyn Jenner, taking pride in his or her decolletage with a smart new frock for his famous Vanity Fair…

Rasmuson poll on Alaska revenue ‘enhancements’ just isn’t trustworthy

By Paul Jenkins | As I cogitated about the recent Rasmuson Foundation-financed poll purporting to show Alaskans are in a dither to have…

Brennan: Let’s downsize government

By Tom Brennan | If Alaska is going to get through the difficult years ahead its government is going to have to do…




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Editorial View all

We note with more than a little interest President Barack Obama’s stop at a downtown Anchorage eatery, where he ordered a boatload of pastries to go – $18.25…

With President Barack Obama such a staunch and vociferous acolyte of the man-made climate change religion, it is too bad he has no time while in Alaska to…

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Food View all

Kingfisher Roadhouse

Kingfisher Roadhouse 19503 Sterling Highway – Cooper Landing (907) 595-2861 by Scott Banks For the hundreds of times that I have passed the Kingfisher Roadhouse, my well-meaning intentions…

Eating Homer

Kenai Peninsula Restaurants Fresh Catch Cafe Boardwalk Fish and Chips Cosmic Kitchen The Flats Bistro By Scott Banks We motored to Homer a couple of weeks ago to…

Healy restaurant worth the road trip

The 49th State Brewing Company Denali Park (Healy) MP 248, Parks Highway 49statebrewing.com By Scott Banks Road trips are a good excuse to try new restaurants and some…

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The locomotive 556 on the Delaney Park Strip.   Follow…

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