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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.…

Pruden: When world leaders got garbage for lunch

By Wesley Pruden | They gave the world leaders, in town for the opening session of the United Nations, lunch in New York…

Sowell: The ‘affordable housing’ fraud

By Thomas Sowell | Nowhere has there been so much hand-wringing over a lack of “affordable housing,” as among politicians and others in…

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Editorial View all

The state, to nobody’s real surprise in a time when it is facing yet another $3 billion deficit, is refusing to reimburse voter-passed school bonds in Anchorage. When…

Assemblywoman and former mayoral candidate Amy Demboski had a great example the other day of the rank hypocrisy involved in the Assembly’s passage, by a 9-2 margin, of…

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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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