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Williams: Liberals respect me

By Walter E. Williams | During the early years of the Reagan administration, a Washington news conference was held for me for my…

Pruden: A little good news about Ebola

By Wesley Pruden The news from Africa and the Third World is seldom good, and much of the bad news is about disease…

Jenkins: Democrats and unions know this session is last chance to strike it rich

By Paul Jenkins Stop the presses! Those nasty ol’ Alaska Republicans are at it again, wrecking government, sowing ruin, keeping poor people down…

Brennan: Watching sausage get made

By Tom Brennan This is that time of year when watching the Legislature at work is like watching sausage being made. It can…

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The Republican-led House majority caucus may be onto something in balancing this year’s budget despite the recalcitrance of Democrats who want to add spending to a budget already…

We are glad a female student activist and her male companion, who had been hanging off the anchor chain of Royal Dutch Shell oil exploration support ship north…

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Road trip to Seward and some good bar grub

Breeze Inn Seward Alaska Hotel 303 North Harbor Drive Seward (907) 224-5237 (888) 224-5237 By Scott Banks Our dinner in Seward started with disappointment. We’d strolled through the…

Mountain cafe shows you can find good food anywhere

“The greatest meal is the one you need right now.” Anthony Bourdain By Scott Banks Sometimes what drives you to a new restaurant is serendipity, hunger or limited…

Varsity Sports Grill

Varsity Sports Grill Alaska Airlines Center (907) 786-7835 alaskaairlinescenter.com. By Scott Banks Varsity Sports Grill perches atop the fourth floor of the new Alaska Airlines Center on UAA’s…

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