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FDMS second at Battle of the Books

...on their ability to recall facts about a collection of books. Students are grouped into teams that are judged on a point system that records how many questions they correctly answer.The FDMS team consisted of Reece Bleakley, Scout Buckner...
Eaglecrest in Powder Magazine's 'Ski-Town Throwdown'

...can get past the first round and beat Whistler," Clough said.Eaglecrest is ranked 27th out of 64 ski areas in a point system that factors in lift ticket prices, crowds and snowfall."This is a great opportunity not just for Eaglecrest, but...
Forest Service weighing options

...other factors. In addition, each spot is given a number based on a wilderness rating system used nationwide. The 28-point system evaluates an area based on how it looks to the causal forest visitor, previous development, and activities and opportunities...
Federal panel concedes to Alaska on aquaculture

...fisheries councils a role in deciding where and how offshore aquaculture operations will be permitted. Considering a point system to maximize benefits to local economies. For example, permitting would favor cooperatives versus individuals, and...
Alaska Digest

...there is too little fish and game to go around on state lands, a so-called "Tier II" application is used with a points system to determine who has the greatest dependence on subsistence fish and game. Representing himself in court, Manning...
Uncovering mysteries: New research reveals much about life, history of Baranof Island goats

...currently capped at 56 billies or 28 nannies - and Mooney has concerns about that many females being taken. "We have a point system for total harvest, and nannies count as two, billies as one," Mooney said. "But even that was too high, so we...
Sentenced to learn

...when they came across photos of the judges who convicted them. Life for the teenagers at JYC is based completely on a point system - good behavior earns points, and points earn everything from the privilege of attending Dahl's class to wearing...
Strings and structure

...for every piece of paper in the 'done it' jar." Points can be exchanged for books or trips to McDonald's. The point system is not a Suzuki technique, but is used by a number of parents in Miles' program, Monk said. While Max isn't always...
Juneau Empire Story Archive UAF needed to win in order to guarantee a spot in the playoffs, but now must wait to see how the complicated points system used to determine the two at-large teams pans out. Central Washington University, ranked 23rd in NCAA Division...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...first run in the men's slalom. Puckett and Wiberg claimed their respective downhill combined titles, which use a point system based on each skier's finish time in the downhill and slalom races. Fischer, who is training with the Park City...


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