Refine Search

In response to Moniak

...grandparents. Now, however, the the Chamber of Commerce, Mr. Moniak, the City and the Assembly are trying to see how much they can gouge from the seniors before they say "uncle" and move. A sad day in Paradise.Ron Somerville,Juneau
Letter: Creating reservation in Alaska is 'insane'

...assertion would give the tribes the power to control, regulate and tax those corporations out of existence and would provide a fruitful area for intertribal conflict. This is no imaginative parade of horribles."Ron Somerville,Juneau
Seniors deserve more tax breaks

...their decision on where to retire. Now that they have limited their options, it is your plan to take those away. That doesn't sound fair and equitable to me. Thanks for supporting the loss of our PFD checks.Ron Somerville,Juneau
In support of the proposed changes to the senior sales tax exemption

I think it is unfortunate that Ron Somerville has chosen to be part of the problem and not part of the solution. In the Sept. 14 KINY News of the North article "Opposition...
Territorial Sportsmen and the Alaska Outdoor Council thanks Alaskan donors

...Schultz, DDS, Sentinel Coffee, Thyes Shaub, Shoefly Alaska, Skyline Sales & Service, SOLCO-Doug Solberg, Jan & Ron Somerville, Southeast Furniture, Henrich Springer, Stanley Ford & Fix Auto Juneau, Senator Bill Stoltze, Subway of Juneau...
Some seniors predict exodus without tax exemptions

...percent of Juneau's population. The percentage is only expected to increase in the next 20 years.Local senior Ron Somerville said the main point is seniors' fixed income not increasing to match Juneau's cost of living."Juneau is one...
Thanks to local Alaskans and businesses for fundraising support

...Schultz, DMD, Sentinel Coffee, Thyes Shaub, Shoefly and Hudsons, Skeins Fine Yarns, SOLCO-Doug Solberg, Jan and Ron Somerville, Southeast Alaska Building Industry Association, Southeast Furniture, Henrich Springer, Representative Bill Stoltze...
Calls for Somerville to resign are unfair

Those who are calling for Ron Somerville's resignation from the Board of Game are being unreasonable and unfair. Although Somerville has had differences of opinion with...
My Turn: Legislature shouldn't confirm Bob Bell to the Board of Game

While answering a question about Ron Somerville's presence on the Board of Game during last fall's gubernatorial campaign, Gov. Sarah Palin noted that he brought balance...
A call for removal

In response to Patrick Valkenburg's response of Nov. 28 in regard to the proposed resignation of Ron Somerville, champions do fall. The smart ones leave before they are made to fall. In poor taste, Mr. Somerville made a inappropriate...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback