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Sowell: The disappearing governors

By Thomas Sowell | There is a painful irony in a recent decision of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, on the…

Williams: Free speech

By Walter E. Williams | Recent events at the University of Missouri, Yale University and some other colleges demonstrate an ongoing ignorance and/or…

Pruden: How Obama cooks the terrorism numbers

By Wesley Pruden Barack Obama has given an eloquent testimony to a Christian faith, but his sympathies are always with Islam. He insisted…

Jenkins: Syrian refugee question challenges U.S. to maintain freedom, culture in terror fight

By Paul Jenkins If Thomas Paine were alive today, instead of penning, “These are the times that try men’s souls,” he might write,…

Special Statement

8:55 PM AKST on November 26, 2015
1:00 AM AKST on November 27, 2015
Thursday 11/2680%
Cloudy with rain. Lows overnight in the low 30s.
Friday 11/2780%
Occasional rain. High around 40F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 80%. Rainfall near a quarter of an inch.
Saturday 11/2820%
Overcast. Temps nearly steady in the mid 30s. Winds light and variable.
Partly Cloudy
Sunday 11/2920%
Partly Cloudy
Cloudy skies early, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. Temps nearly steady in the low to mid 30s. Winds light and variable.

Editorial View all

Let us give thanks on this uniquely American holiday for: A world in which oppressed people strive for life and liberty; A nation where freedom reigns; A city…

As incongruous as it seems, Gov. Bill Walker says he is in charge of the state’s massive Alaska LNG Project, but is not privy to certain information some…

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By Scott Banks I am not giving up my cookbook collection or the few food magazines I subscribe to, but scoping out the Internet is a one-stop shopping…

Kingfisher Roadhouse

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Eating Homer

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