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...policy terrorizes civilians By Douglas K. Mertz The disturbing reports on the...want for America in the world. Douglas K. Mertz Share this page: Print Email...Reddit Archives Letter by Douglas K. Mertz Our foreign policy terrorizes...
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...applauded for stand on pollution By Douglas K. Mertz We should all commend the Juneau...up the good work, assembly. Douglas K. Mertz Share this page: Print Email...Reddit Archives Letter by Douglas K. Mertz Assembly applauded for stand...
City sued for sexual harrassment

...toilets," while he "downloaded and distributed pornography" and "told sexual jokes to staff." Juneau attorney Douglas K. Mertz wrote that harassment, discrimination and a hostile environment led to physical health problems and severe emotional...
No call for knocking avalanche awareness

...slide hazard zone. There is room for debate on the proper community response to avalanche dangers, but the Listons' unjustified attack is out of bounds. We should be thanking Bill for his generosity and expertise. Douglas K. Mertz Juneau
Schools should foster debate

...politics, religion, and any other controversial topic? How about a regular Freedom Day when every student and every teacher can discuss, debate, and yes, even pray without fear of retaliation by the School Board? Douglas K. Mertz Juneau
Assembly applauded for stand on pollution

...indignant. And, of course, if any tour company was to propose regular overflights of residential areas, the assembly would immediately reject this insult to the quality of our environment. Keep up the good work, assembly. Douglas K. Mertz

...access to his possessions won partial victory in a hearing Friday. Joshua "Josh" Warner, 36, and his attorney, Douglas K. Mertz, appeared Friday afternoon before Judge Larry Weeks. Seattle attorney Tyna Ek, who had Warner removed last Monday...
No more excuses; time to fix noise problem

...operators remained silent or changed the subject. This industry claims to be a ``good neighbor.'' If they won't discuss solutions to the noise problem, the city assembly must problem solve by ordinance. Margo W. Waring Douglas K. Mertz
No plan for better schools

...make up my mind until I go into the voting booth. All I can say for sure now is that I resent the fact that the district hasn't presented us a plan that would guarantee that a new school means a better education. Douglas K. Mertz Juneau
Violence begets violence

...deeper darkness to a night already devoid of stars. Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that." Juneau Friends Meeting (Quakers) Douglas K. Mertz, Recording clerk


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