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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…

Sowell: Conservatives for Trump?

By Thomas Sowell | The sudden appearance of Donald Trump on the political horizon last year may have been surprising, but not nearly…

Williams: A superior vision

By Walter E. Williams | Last month, I celebrated the beginning of my 81st year of life. For nearly half that time, I…




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Editorial View all

Alarm bells should be going off in Juneau over the size of state government. Faced with crashing oil prices, ConocoPhillips, this country’s largest independent oil company, is reporting…

While the governor, his henchmen and the Legislature continue hungrily eyeing the Permanent Fund, its earnings and its dividends to shovel money into a more than $4 billion…

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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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