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My Turn: Somerville's opinion hypocritical

I agree with Ron Somerville and his column of Oct. 22 that in Alaska is troubling, but Somerville's My Turn may have been the most...That fight is over, thanks to Somerville and the movement he led. We may...
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...
Alaska editorial: Somerville should step down from Game Board

...on the important issues at Why is Ron Somerville still on the Alaska Board of Game...forever reinforce the fact that Mr. Somerville is a divisive personality in state game...Board chairman under that cloud. Mr. Somerville blurted it out at a Game Board meeting...
Mr. Somerville was completely out of line

...must be the biggest mistake of Mr. Somerville's career thus far (see "Board on the important issues at Mr. Somerville made two very offensive remarks in the...toward a Native woman. I think Mr. Somerville was completely out of line and he insulted...
Calls for Somerville to resign are unfair

Those who are calling for Ron Somerville's resignation from the Board...unreasonable and unfair. Although Somerville has had differences of opinion...conflict in Game Management Unit 13. Somerville's attempt to lighten up the board...
My Turn: Parnell, Sullivan vilified for protecting Alaska's sovereignty

...Sullivan or Parnell for trying to protect the state's sovereignty and its statehood grants to benefit all Alaskans.? Ron Somerville is a lifelong resident of Alaska and grew up in Craig. He served 24 years as a state Fish and Game biologist, four years...
Let's Keep It Clean

I was disappointed by the radio spot with Ron Somerville saying the campaign of those supporting the North Douglas...debate the merits without a smear campaign. I thought Somerville had more class than that but obviously I was wrong. Now...
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
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
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


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