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Cannon: Distribute Medicare’s budget in cash so recipients can choose care

By Michael F. Cannon Medicare is growing unsustainably. It is devouring an ever-larger share of Americans’ paychecks, and piling more and more debt…

Pruden: The churls and their denial and grief

By Wesley Pruden | Life is not fair to losers, or the critics of Donald Trump, and the way he won the presidency.…

O’Toole: The trouble with Trump’s infrastructure ambitions

By Randal O’Toole Based on what we know now, President-elect Donald Trump’s proposal to promote infrastructure by giving private investors tax breaks for…

Williams: Let’s fight tyranny

By Walter E. Williams For more than a half-century, it has become abundantly clear that our nation faces increasing irreconcilable differences. At the…




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While the national unemployment rate may have dropped to 4.6 percent and the economy added 178,000 jobs, a record 95,055,000 Americans were out of the labor force last…

We would like to thank, even congratulate all the brave motorists – veteran drivers and amateur alike – heading to work this morning who braved the cold and…

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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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