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Tanner: Getting Welfare Reform Right

By Michael D. Tanner It would be hard to find someone outside the cocoon of Washington special interests who would defend our current…

Pruden: The land of the cheerful giver

By Wesley Pruden The Lord loveth a cheerful giver, as the Apostle Paul tells us, and some of the most generous givers are…

Sowell: The new Inquisition

Thomas Sowell | How long will this country remain free? Probably only as long as the American people value their freedom enough to…

Williams: Reality may be optional

By Walter E. Williams One of the wonders of modern times is that reality is often seen as a social construct and therefore…

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Saturday 04/18 40%
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Cloudy this morning with showers during the afternoon. High 47F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
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Sunday 04/19 70%
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Showers in the morning, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. High around 50F. Winds SE at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 70%.
Monday 04/20 60%
Cloudy with snow showers early and steady snow likely later in the day. High 41F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 60%. Snow accumulations less than one inch.
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Partly to mostly cloudy. High 48F. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 mph.

Editorial View all

Congratulations are in order for the U.S. Marshals in Anchorage who put a sizable dent in the local bad guy population by arresting more than a dozen fugitives…

You have to wonder what they are teaching in Anchorage schools when more than 150 high school students skipped class for a rally at the Anchorage Legislative Information…

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Food View all

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…

In praise of the braise

By Scott Banks January is when food folks research their recipes for cold-weather dishes to thaw your frigid digits. People call it comfort food. Stews, soups, chili, pot…

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