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Pruden: Brutal politics in a not-so-gay place

By Wesley Pruden Somebody has finally indicted the famous ham sandwich that an infamous judge once said any prosecutor so inclined could do.…

Jenkins: Returning to ACES will mean losing oil gains

By Paul Jenkins With the hours ticking away until Tuesday’s primary election, the half-truths, whoppers and statistics apparently conjured from thin air are…

Brennan: Watch for confused voters on Tuesday

By Tom Brennan I’m taking bets on how many people come out of the voting booth on Tuesday wondering what and who they…

Lynch: Ferguson, a war zone or U.S. city?

By Tim Lynch The stories coming out of Ferguson, Missouri, paint an increasingly worrying picture—that of a Middle America city like most any…




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Editorial View all

Today’s election is pivotal for Alaska’s future and perhaps the most important in the state’s recent history. In addition to the gubernatorial primary contest, the congressional primary and…

Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Begich still is refusing to say where he stands on Ballot Measure 1, that contentious bit of liberal nonsense front and center on Tuesday’s…

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Food View all

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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