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NFL got it wrong, Peterson should play

...states and could spend the rest of his life in prison.I'm not comparing a rabid gambler to a rabid rapist. This is about assumptions. This is about hero worship.This is about thinking we know the good guys from the bad guys by asking someone questions...
International search and rescue

...hopeful that survivors will be found but that the rate of survivability is low at this point."With the most optimistic of assumptions - that would be someone is dry, they're wearing winter clothing, a parka, boots, hat, gloves, those things, and...
'Learning to Listen': Authors to discuss cultural assumptions in Alaskan literature

...particular, about the cultural assumptions non-Native writers may make in...Simpson said. "It was this cultural assumption that my history is everybody else's...process of confronting cultural assumptions can be uncomfortable, it's hard...
Letter to the Editor: Bad assumptions make bad decisions on timber

...transition to a young-growth timber economy.Like most government imposed economic programs, this one won't work; bad assumptions lead to bad decisions. The undersecretary states that a transition to young growth will create a more diverse economy and...
My Turn: Road economics make sense

...schools, rural infrastructure and all sorts of various causes that could be threatened with budget cuts in the future. These assumptions are wrong.Dedicated National Highway Trust Fund dollars intended for surface transportation projects cannot be diverted...
Alaska, B.C. say they cooperate quietly on transboundary mine issues

...failure at the Mount Polley copper mine in British Columbia's Fraser River drainage has caused the public to make incorrect assumptions about the province's environmental requirements, Bennett said."The conclusion, for example, that I've read in Alaska...
State | Local
Traffic forecasts drive Road debate

...Mobility, the Vermont-based firm hired by SEACC.Marshall said the state's estimate is that it's based upon wrong assumptions. "I don't think they have a good foundation for their approach," he said.To build its estimate, Fehr & Peers used...
Alaska Editorial: Legislature must provide stable budget for UA

...the Board of Regents saw the financial bind coming. The group charged with steering the university has been working on the assumption that lean times were approaching for the past few years. With recent cuts and the potential for more to come, there's...
On Writing: Don't seize the day

...simply means to break something down into its constituent parts or, in logic, to break a conclusion down into premises and assumptions. So what's wrong with the word "analyze"? As my grandmother would say, some people are too big for their britches...
New brew, same beer

...those as manager of Skagway's ferry terminal. He, like many in Skagway who testified, thinks The Road is based on faulty assumptions, foremost among those being traffic demand."We're talking about investing $575 million or more ... on demand that...


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