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Pruden: More news to rattle the Republican elites

By Wesley Pruden | Public-opinion polls are great parlor-game fun, like Monopoly or charades, but if you’re looking at a poll in May…

Jenkins: Criminal justice reform, cutting Alaska prison population overdue, but leaves many uneasy

By Paul Jenkins | The long overdue effort to reform Alaska’s criminal justice system to refocus on violent criminals, reduce recidivism, institute sensible…

Brennan: Fleeing the villages

By Tom Brennan | The Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corp. board is opposed to development of the proposed Donlin Gold mine in its area. Some…

Tanner: Ending welfare as we know it

By Michael D. Tanner | On June 5, Swiss voters will go to the polls to decide whether to eliminate many of the…




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Editorial View all

Occasionally, you see things in politics that make absolutely no sense. Take, for instance, the lack of any progress in guaranteeing health insurance for the families of fallen…

It will be interesting to see how Sitka’s tough approach to cell phone use in vehicles pans out. While Alaska banned texting while driving in 2008, the Sitka…

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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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