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Pruden: The Civil War that never ends

By Wesley Pruden Breaking news from 1865: There’s a war on between the North and the South. This time it’s barely more civil…

Jenkins: Walker’s oil-tax credit delay breaks a deal and fails to save a dime

By Paul Jenkins A deal is a deal. Remember Democrats and union bosses seeking out television cameras and microphones to plaintively argue that…

Brennan: Climate needs Apollo project

By Tom Brennan It’s probably just a coincidence that news of the North Slope coastal erosion study and new worries about polar bear…

Shapiro: Scalia’s Obamacare argument stronger than Roberts’

By Ilya Shapiro This Obamacare case was supposed to be different. King v. Burwell was not a constitutional challenge that threatened or promised…




Chance of Rain
Tuesday 07/07 40%
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Showers. Lows overnight in the mid 50s.
Mostly Cloudy
Wednesday 07/08 20%
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly cloudy skies. High 61F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
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Thursday 07/09 20%
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly cloudy skies. High 61F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.
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Friday 07/10 20%
Partly Cloudy
Partly to mostly cloudy. High around 65F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.


Editorial View all

Here’s something funny. Funny odd, not funny ha-ha. The paper that used to be our Good Morning Newspaper this morning carried a stock question-and-answer piece in which the…

Far be it from us to tell people who know things how to do their jobs – legislators excluded, of course – but if we could offer a…

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Food View all

Eating Homer

Kenai Peninsula Restaurants Fresh Catch Cafe Boardwalk Fish and Chips Cosmic Kitchen The Flats Bistro By Scott Banks We motored to Homer a couple of weeks ago to…

Healy restaurant worth the road trip

The 49th State Brewing Company Denali Park (Healy) MP 248, Parks Highway 49statebrewing.com By Scott Banks Road trips are a good excuse to try new restaurants and some…

Road trip to Seward and some good bar grub

Breeze Inn Seward Alaska Hotel 303 North Harbor Drive Seward (907) 224-5237 (888) 224-5237 By Scott Banks Our dinner in Seward started with disappointment. We’d strolled through the…

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The locomotive 556 on the Delaney Park Strip.   Follow…

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