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Brennan: Let’s downsize government

By Tom Brennan | If Alaska is going to get through the difficult years ahead its government is going to have to do…

Grossman: Rain on EPA’s parade

By Andrew M. Grossman No, the “waters of the United States” subject to Clean Water Act regulation do not include things like dry…

Downing: Welcome to Alaska, Mr. President

By Suzanne Downing A visit to Alaska for most Americans is the trip of a lifetime. Even for a president who travels the…

Pruden: A late apology in clintonspeak

By Wesley Pruden | Hillary Clinton attempted to “come clean” about her emails again, like a sinner squirming in the hands of an…

Special Statement

8:07 AM AKDT on August 30, 2015
8:15 PM AKDT on August 30, 2015
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Mainly clear. Lows overnight in the low 40s.
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Monday 08/31 0%
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Mostly sunny skies with gusty winds developing later in the day. High 61F. Winds NNW at 20 to 30 mph.
Tuesday 09/01 0%
Sunny skies. High 64F. Winds N at 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday 09/02 0%
Mainly sunny. High near 65F. Winds light and variable.

Editorial View all

It is too bad that President Barack Obama will not get to talk to ordinary Alaskans, or see how well the North Slope oil industry operates, or view…

Here is something fun from the Washington Free Beacon: Democrats apparently are at a loss when it comes to telling the difference between foreign troops and U.S. military…

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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…

Arts/Lifestyle View all

The locomotive 556 on the Delaney Park Strip.   Follow…

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