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Jenkins: American liberalism sacrifices fundamental rights to rigidity, intolerance

By Paul Jenkins | It always is entertaining, and a little unsettling at times, to watch liberal philosophy morph into something ugly, something…

Brennan: Reporter helped nab Avery

By Tom Brennan Investigative reporting is still alive and its sometimes long arm helped put Mark Avery in the slammer. Avery, a one-time…

Tanner: A portrait in courage

By Michael D. Tanner Both around the world and here at home, free speech is under assault. From the Charlie Hebdo massacre in…

Pruden: The Clintons and the comeuppance at hand

By Wesley Pruden | Reckoning comes late to the Clintons, but it comes. Bubba has skated past a lot of transgressions, always counting…




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Editorial View all

For those who have died in America’s wars of days gone by, we pause today to remember their valor and pay tribute to their sacrifices. For those who…

Because the powers-that-be in New York City believe people there are not smart enough to know whether their  food is salty, they plan to start enforcing an unprecedented …

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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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