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Sowell: Bordering on madness

By Thomas Sowell In a recent confrontation between protesters against the illegal flood of unaccompanied children into the United States and counter-protests by…

Williams: Do blacks need favors?

By Walter E. Williams Earlier this month, the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act was celebrated. During the act’s legislative debate, then-Sen.…

Pruden: A deadly enemy within exacerbating immigration crisis

By Wesley Pruden Pogo, the possum-philosopher from the Okefenokee Swamp of the comics page, got it right: “We have met the enemy, and…

Jenkins: Oil tax debate reflects philosophies of more or less government

By Paul Jenkins The nettlesome brawl over oil taxation in Alaska at its core is no more than a clash between radically different,…




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Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson will open its gates to the public tomorrow and Saturday for the biennial Arctic Thunder open house and air show featuring free aerial demonstrations –…

The Anchorage Assembly unanimously gave its stamp of approval Tuesday night to a tax abatement zone in Fairview to spur revitalization of commercial and residential development in that…

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Food View all

Salmon season is here: Make the most of it

By Scott Banks Planet Food Guy Dipnetters are mending their nets, 8-weight fly rods and heavy-duty spin rods are coming out of the garage and serious fly tiers…

Oregano Eggs: From simple to sublime

By Scott Banks Planet Food Guy Simple food is the new kitchen black, recipes that combine a few easily found ingredients from your pantry and refrigerator, fast preparation,…

Time to take it outside

By Scott Banks Planet Food Guy The gorgeous weather has made eating outside at restaurants a joy, but who knows how long the sunny weather will last. The…

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The locomotive 556 on the Delaney Park Strip.   Follow…

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