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Jenkins: Kudos to UAF for reversing bad decision to remove Mississippi flag

By Paul Jenkins | When good sense overcomes the nincompoopery of politically correct cultural cleansing in the name of “diversity,” it is, well,…

Brennan: Up creek, no paddle

By Tom Brennan Are you feeling too cheerful this morning, Bunky? Is that what’s troubling you? If so I suggest you get a…

Pruden: The mullahs rub some noses in Obama’s folly

By Wesley Pruden | Like many Muslims, the Iranians know very little of the world beyond the mosque and figure that if an…

Sowell: A historic catastrophe

By Thomas Sowell | Distinguished scientist Freeman Dyson has called the 1433 decision of the emperor of China to discontinue his country’s exploration…




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The newspaper headline – “Tobacco taxes increasingly popular throughout Alaska” – was disheartening and points to a paradox. Government pretends it wants smokers to quit, but prays they…

Former Florida Congressman Allen West’s fiery speech about the Iran nuclear deal during a “Stop Iran Deal Rally” in New York City’s Times Square was, not to put…

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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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