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ASAA takes down wrestling controversy on the mats

...wrestler who grappled when all schools were aligned his freshman and sophomore years to a size split his last two seasons.His reasoning was the increased cost for large wrestling programs after the four divisions - 1A, 2A, 3A and 4A - were split apart...
Juneau argues Road pros, but mostly cons at hearing

...road will provide travel convenience for the average Juneau resident, which she said seems to be the focus of the DOT's reasoning to build it."This project seems skewed to the family of four with an itch to get out of town," she said.Many also voiced...
Empire Editorial: Juneau's secondhand shops have chance to be heroes

...shops that re-sell electronics, jewelry and gold valued at more than $50 to hold those items for at least 30 days. The reasoning is that if stolen goods are sold to secondhand shops, the wait will allow crime victims time to retrieve their valuables...
Empire Editorial: When it comes to police weaponry, use logic - not emotion

...departments have sought more weapons and armor all the same.Their reasoning is simple: Automatic weapons remain available to civilians...terrorist attack, they say.There's a problem with that reasoning: The risk of a terrorist attack is no greater today than...
My Turn: Presidential giveaway is outrageous

...Today, I Googled the Board of Regents of the University of Alaska to gather information to help me better understand their reasoning to give a $320,000 bonus to Gamble.What I learned is that five members of the board were appointed by Governor Parnell...
Republicans talk family values

...Alaska Family Action is holding a debate Monday in Eagle River from noon to 1:30 p.m. for the candidates to explain their reasoning on these and other social issues. According to the AFA's website, all three candidates are scheduled to attend.A representative...
The 'Why?' questions of life

...considered. He said, "This happened so that the work of God might be displayed in his life." His answer spoke of a kind of reasoning and purpose that was beyond their comprehension; an answer that turned out better than they could have imagined.My little...
Flawed reasoning

...resolution passed by the state Senate regarding ANWR. The reasoning was Sen. Elton has constituents who favor opening ANWR...accurately reflect their position. Following that line of reasoning, it would seem every senator should have abstained, as no...
Begich is voting his conscience

...told to do so by his party. Yorba conveniently ignores the reasoning put forward in Begich's Jan. 3 Empire column, "Deciding...questioning the cost. It makes me wonder about Yorba's reasoning and his priorities. Kimberly L. Metcalfe Member, Laborers...
My Turn: Too much money? oh dear!

Gov. Sean Parnell's reasoning to cut oil taxes lacks substance. First he said we have been losing jobs, but when Department of Labor & Workforce Development...


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