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Brennan: Respected officer passes

By Tom Brennan Alaska lost one of its most respected police officers when retired Alaska State Troopers Major Walt Gilmour was felled by…

Tanner: Is socialism making a comeback?

By Michael D. Tanner | Less than three decades after the fall of the Berlin Wall, socialism seems to be undergoing something of…

Pruden: Drip, drip, drip becomes splash, splash, splash

By Wesley Pruden | The Democrats have got the Republican dilemma nailed, and the rattle and buzz over Debbie Wasserman Schultz’ tea cups…

Sowell: Toxic words

By Thomas Sowell | During this election year, we are destined to hear many words that are toxic in the way they misrepresent…

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Cloudy skies early. A few showers developing later in the day. High 34F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.
Monday 02/1520%
Overcast. High 34F. Winds light and variable.
Tuesday 02/1610%
Sun and a few passing clouds. High 32F. Winds light and variable.
Wednesday 02/170%
Sunshine. High near 30F. Winds light and variable.

Editorial View all

While the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development wrestles with how to define a “recession,” we think we can be of help. For this reason and that,…

So much for pesky transparency. While the Alaska Public Offices Commission reportedly was close to accepting a consent agreement and fines totaling $7,708 for campaign law violations –…

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Food View all

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…

Gaga for gumbo

By Scott Banks The saying goes in the bayou that when you meet anyone, you ask them three questions: “Who’s your momma; are you Catholic; and, can you…

Old reliables – restaurants where I always go back

By Scott Banks As I ate my way through 2015, I always found myself returning to a few Anchorage restaurants where I knew I’d find a good meal…

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