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Williams: Suppressing free speech

By Walter E. Williams | I receive loads of mail in response to my weekly nationally syndicated column. Some recent mail has been…

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…

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Editorial View all

It is delightful to watch somebody try to polish a chunk of coal. Take, for instance, the recent news that while wages for Alaskans working year-round are $4,000…

The newspaper headline was interesting – “Report: Alaska LNG could bring in billions more if state buys out TransCanada” – but it felt like something was being left…

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Report raises serious concerns about EPA’s Pebble actions

Taxing to avoid cuts

How about a re-do?

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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