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Pruden: Gumming up the works over Benghazi

By Wesley Pruden Pity the American voter. Angry, frustrated and desperate, in successive elections he delivers more Republican soldiers to Congress, all in…

Jenkins: Assembly defies Anchorage voters with passage of unnecessary LGBT ordinance

By Paul Jenkins The Anchorage Assembly screwed up by ignoring the will of 57 percent of the voters who three years ago soundly…

Brennan: Alaska’s best hope for future

By Tom Brennan So where does Alaska go from here? With Shell bailing out of the Arctic, oil prices and oil pipeline throughput…

Sowell: Good riddance!

By Thomas Sowell The impending departure of Speaker of the House John Boehner gives the House Republicans a real opportunity to accomplish something.…

Tuesday 10/06 90%
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Wednesday 10/07 70%
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Cloudy. Some light rain is likely. High 46F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 70%.
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Thursday 10/08 30%
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A few showers in the morning, then clouds lingering in the afternoon. High 54F. Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30%.
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Friday 10/09 10%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy. High 54F. Winds light and variable.

Editorial View all

Here’s something interesting and illuminating: William Cohen, former Defense secretary for President Bill Clinton, conducted an independent review of the Environmental Protection Agency’s actions in trying to kill…

Listening to Mayor Ethan Berkowitz Berkowitz talk about a property tax increase makes us wonder whatever happened to the notion of not spending more than you have. It…

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Food View all

Kingfisher Roadhouse

Kingfisher Roadhouse 19503 Sterling Highway – Cooper Landing (907) 595-2861 by Scott Banks For the hundreds of times that I have passed the Kingfisher Roadhouse, my well-meaning intentions…

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…

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The locomotive 556 on the Delaney Park Strip.   Follow…

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