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Pruden: ‘A new kind of hell to pay’

By Wesley Pruden “Muddling through” is not an inspiring strategy for any president. Barack Obama’s administration is a muddle, as anyone can see,…

Sowell: Random thoughts

By Thomas Sowell | Random thoughts on the passing scene: The great boxing champion Joe Louis once said about one of his opponents,…

Williams: Africa – A tragic continent

By Walter E. Williams Here’s how my Aug. 11, 2003, column began: “Anyone who believes President Bush’s Africa initiative, including sending U.S. troops…

Pruden: Obama White House bothered, bewildered and on the ropes

By Wesley Pruden The days dwindle down to a precious few, and the White House continues to be bewitched, bothered and bewildered. The…

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Once in a while, we are flabbergasted by what politics has become. Take, for instance, the debate yesterday in the race for the congressional seat held by Rep.…

Even though it is expected to cut an estimated $3.6 million from borough and service area funds within three years, the Matanuska-Susitna Borough is waiving the $170 biennial…

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The best meal of my life

By Scott Banks On a tour through Prosecco country in northern Italy, I ate one of the most memorable meals of my life. That morning, we piled into…

Louie’s Restaurant: An old-Alaska eatery

47 Spur View Drive Kenai, AK 907-283-3660 or 800-777-3650 Uptownmotel.com By Scott Banks Anchorage Daily Planet Food Writer Louie’s Restaurant is attached to the Uptown Motel in Kenai…

Lahn Pad Thai

Lahn Pad Thai 2101 Abbott Road #7 (907) 272-8424 By Scott Banks Planet Food Guy One theory on restaurant success is that if a restaurant survives in a…

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The locomotive 556 on the Delaney Park Strip.   Follow…

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