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Jansen: Alaska benefits by adopting a long view

By Jim Jansen Alaskans have a choice on Aug. 19. We can retain a competitive tax structure, compete in the market for oil…

Pruden: Cooling the manufactured impeachment panic

By Wesley Pruden Manufacturing a crisis is what pundits and politicians do best, and the media mills are running three shifts daily now…

Sowell: Cease the cease-fires

By Thomas Sowell Many years ago, on my first trip around the world, I was struck by how the children in the Middle…

Williams: Please stop helping us

By Walter E. Williams While reading the first chapter of Jason Riley’s new book, “Please Stop Helping Us,” I thought about Will Rogers’…




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Editorial View all

Anchorage should pay attention. The Matanuska-Susitna Borough may consider waiving registration costs for old-car owners under the state’s new permanent vehicle registration law. The law, based on Montana’s…

The six-figure retention bonus offered UA President Pat Gamble is causing quite a stir and is emblematic of a governmental tin ear in a time of budget cuts…

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Lahn Pad Thai

Lahn Pad Thai 2101 Abbott Road #7 (907) 272-8424 By Scott Banks Planet Food Guy One theory on restaurant success is that if a restaurant survives in a…

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,…

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The locomotive 556 on the Delaney Park Strip.   Follow…

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