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Folk Fest profile: Jane Roodenburg"Musicians who have inspired her include her fellow Bobbs as well as Tabor, Mike Truax, Burl Sheldon and Elva Bontrager, who hosted singing circles at the House of Wickersham for many years and now organizes the Gold Street Music series...
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Juneau's generosity

...furnish my new home without stint or worry. I will have money left over which I will pay forward as soon as I can. Many, many thanks to all you lovely people for helping me put my life back together, and perhaps better than before. Elva Bontrager
Arts & Culture event calendar

...Street. Details: 463-6236."Savories, Sweets & Songs," 7 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church . Benefit for Elva Bontrager, who lost her home in the Gastineau Apartments fire. Music by Mike Truax, the Alaska String Band, Stuart Ely...
Things lost, and saved, in the fire

...know what I'm going to do about those," McFarland said.Early Tuesday morning, the former building manager, Elva Bontrager, 76, was walking her hairless Chinese Crested Dog, Ellery, toward the building to examine the damage."He keeps...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Count with me By Elva Bontrager Mr. Flanagan, let's start fret you about your bladder. Elva Bontrager Share this page: Print Email Digg Twitter Reddit Archives Letter by Elva Bontrager Count with me 052099 Oped 5 The Juneau...
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Don't go here By Elva Bontrager In reading the 1999 Juneau Guide...public to use public restrooms. Elva Bontrager Reddit Archives Letter by By Elva Bontrager Don't go here 050499 Oped 4...
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Six restrooms are enough By Elva Bontrager Ah, faith and begorra. And isn't...refuse to offer him my pants leg. Elva Bontrager Share this page: Print Email...Reddit Archives Letter by Elva Bontrager Six restrooms are enough 051299...
Changing America's face

Kudos to Elva Bontrager for her Aug. 17 letter to the editor. When I traveled in Europe, I learned that many people (outside the U.S.) look at...
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Flightseeing routes questioned A letter By ELVA BONTRAGER Why do flightseeing helicopters need to fly down the...closer look at the wilderness than they enjoy now. Elva Bontrager Juneau Share this page: Print Email Digg Reddit ...
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One `whiner' speaks up A Letter By ELVA BONTRAGER In response to the letter from ``Citizens Against...impacts on our neighbors and our planet, itself. Elva Bontrager Juneau Share this page: Print Email Digg Twitter...


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