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Junker accountability

...other information so why not apply the same thing to junked cars? I'm sure a hefty fine would more than compensate the city for any inconvenience to the police department. There is nothing to lose so why not give it a try? Bud Womack Juneau
Gov. Murkowski made three big mistakes

...put you in office and the ones who have the power to remove you. I have been a longtime Republican, but I could not cast my vote this time for Frank Murkowski. He made a good senator, but I cannot say the same as governor. Bud Womack Juneau
Longevity bonus here in Alaska but the various merchants in our community will be that much poorer as every cent of my bonus money is (or was) spent right here locally. I'll bet most other seniors will tell the governor the same thing. Bud Womack Juneau
New capitol a bad idea

...these same architects. Juneau's taxpayers are already taxed to the limit and another $100 million will not help that situation. We need tax relief, not more taxes. Sign me a bad idea. Let's go back to the drawing board. Bud Womack Juneau
The ultimate concern

...area at any rate). Anywhere it is relocated at there will be the problem with the objection, "Not in my backyard." So maybe it's not so bad just like it is. You can't please everyone and safety is the ultimate concern. Bud Womack Juneau
Juneau's smoking law goes too far

...solution other than penalties that do nothing more than enrich the city coffers and make second-class citizens out of those that choose to smoke. I do agree with most of the ordinance, but as usual the city has gone too far. Bud Womack Juneau
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...have to change also. Every bear is not a threat and remember one thing, these bears were here long before us. Bud Womack Juneau Share this page: Reddit Archives I have lived in Alaska for over 50 years, 43 of them here in Juneau. We have...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...taxes if it not merely slated for more spending. Lets hear from the other over taxed people around the borough. Bud Womack Juneau Share this page: Print Email Reddit Archives By Bud Womack CBJ needs to go on a strict diet 042400 Oped 4 The...
Bring back herring can't supply the product and that further invites more fish farming, the very thing we are opposed to. My solution might be badly flawed but again it just may work. It is worth trying and could bolster a sagging fishery. Bud Womack Juneau
Just a reminder: Bears were here first

...those bears that won't or can't adapt. They will have to be moved or destroyed. The public attitude is going to have to change also. Every bear is not a threat and remember one thing, these bears were here long before us. Bud Womack Juneau


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