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Being ‘Nice Nation’ too risky

By Tom Brennan America must decide whether it wants to be a Nice Nation, one that doesn’t do nasty stuff to anyone, no…

Tanner: The court and Obamacare

By Michael D. Tanner Probably no later than next June, we can expect the Supreme Court to rule on whether the Obama administration…

Pruden: Hollywood cowers at this laff riot over ‘The Interview’

By Wesley Pruden Movies may not be better than ever, as a Hollywood marketing slogan in yesteryear boasted they were, but the critics…

Sowell: Tortured reasoning

By Thomas Sowell | Critics and defenders of the harsh interrogation methods applied to captured terrorists can argue forever over whether those methods…

Ice Pellets
Sunday 12/21 40%
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Snow changing to a wintry mix. Lows overnight in the low 20s.
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Monday 12/22 50%
Ice Pellets
A light mix of wintry precipitation in the morning. Then mainly snow showers in the afternoon. High 28F. Winds light and variable. Chance of precip 50%. Snow and ice accumulations less than one inch.
Partly Cloudy
Tuesday 12/23 20%
Partly Cloudy
Sunshine and clouds mixed. High around 25F. Winds light and variable.
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Wednesday 12/24 0%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies in the morning will give way to cloudy skies during the afternoon. High 23F. Winds light and variable.

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Today is the Winter Solstice, with the North Pole tilted its furthest away from the sun, giving us the shortest day of the year. In Anchorage, that comes…

Experts say if you go out shopping today, you will have lots of company. Today is expected to be, by far, the busiest shopping day of the year,…

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Holiday food gifts people want under their tree

By Scott Banks Homemade food gifts are a dicey prospect. I have a few that have lingered in the pantry for a year. On the other hand, my…

Kriner’s Burgers & Pies: A new haven for burger addicts

By Scott Banks Kriner’s Burgers & Pies 3074 Mountain View Dr. Glenn Square (907) 884-7000 Move over Tommy’s Burgers Stop, White Spot and Long Branch Saloon, there’s a new…

What I learned about food in Italy

By Scott Banks A couple of months ago, my wife, sister, her husband and I visited Italy for three weeks. We learned a few things about the food,…

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