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Pruden: They’re ready for Hillary, but is Hillary ready?

By Wesley Pruden The Syndicate convened the Bilderberg Group, the Council on Foreign Relations, the Illuminati and the Vast Right-Wing Conspiracy over the…

Jenkins: Coffey’s Anchorage mayoral candidacy is roadkill; just ask Joe Miller

By Paul Jenkins A little more than four years ago during a Senate election campaign, I wrote, “Joe Miller’s political future in Alaska…

Brennan: Professionals take that extra step

By Tom Brennan The difference between a ragman and a professional is that a professional takes those few extra steps to make things…

Burrus: Mandatory voting guarantees ignorant votes

By Trevor Burrus President Obama has suggested that compulsory voting could be a good idea. “Other countries have mandatory voting,” said the president,…

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Editorial View all

If you have not signed up for your slice of this year’s Alaska’s oil wealth, you have until midnight tonight – this year’s application deadline for the 2015…

We note with more than a little dismay that vandals struck two vehicles owned by Sudanese refugees over the weekend. We offer only three words for the victims:…

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Varsity Sports Grill

Varsity Sports Grill Alaska Airlines Center (907) 786-7835 alaskaairlinescenter.com. By Scott Banks Varsity Sports Grill perches atop the fourth floor of the new Alaska Airlines Center on UAA’s…

In praise of the braise

By Scott Banks January is when food folks research their recipes for cold-weather dishes to thaw your frigid digits. People call it comfort food. Stews, soups, chili, pot…

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…

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The locomotive 556 on the Delaney Park Strip.   Follow…

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