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Tanner: How did Bill Clinton’s welfare reform turn out?

By Michael D. Tanner Happy birthday, welfare reform. Twenty years ago this week, leaders of both political parties gathered in the White House…

Pruden: Black Lives Matter and the endless war against the Jews

By Wesley Pruden | The man who controls the language controls the conversation, as George Orwell rightly observed. The word that the left…

Sowell: A Clash of police policies

By Thomas Sowell | Amid the rioting in Milwaukee, there is also a clash between two leading lawmen there — Milwaukee County Sheriff…

Williams: College campus lunacy

By Walter E. Williams | As the fall semester begins, parents, students, taxpayers and donors should be made aware of official college practices…




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Editorial View all

It is always amusing to listen to President Barack Obama wax poetic about how his administration has saved the day when it comes to the economy. He is,…

The other shoe finally dropped. Alaska’s partners in the up-to-$65 billion Alaska LNG Project are bailing out, telling a state House committee the project is not competitive with…

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Food View all

West Berlin Restaurant covers the classics.

By Scott Banks West Berlin 4133 Mountain View Dr. (907) 277-7600 I held no expectations when I visited West Berlin Restaurant, sheltered on the east end of Mountain…

Kalua pork sandwiches for the Super Bowl crowd

By Scott Banks For some reason sandwiches came to mind when I was planning the eats for Super Bowl Sunday. So I decided on kalua pork sandwiches. You…

Kalua pork sandwiches for the Super Bowl crowd

By Scott Banks For some reason sandwiches came to mind when I was planning the eats for Super Bowl Sunday. So I decided on kalua pork sandwiches. You…

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The locomotive 556 on the Delaney Park Strip.   Follow…


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