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Folk festival embezzlement inspires restitution bill

...intends to adopt the Court of Appeal's dissenting opinion, which would have allowed for full restitution. Former festival President Riley Woodford, who testified at Friday's committee hearing, said the organization's board went to the Juneau...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021703/loc_folkfestival.shtml
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A Juneau tradition kicks off 38th season

...stand-by list for performers holds more than 50 names, a substantial increase over the usual dozen.Alaska Folk Festival President Greg McLaughlin attributes the large number of stand-by performers to this year's online application system...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-04-10/juneau-tradition-kicks-38th-season
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Blues great gives 'brilliant' performance

...featured the music of Taj Mahal, and off-Broadway production "Robert Johnson: trick the devil." Alaska Folk Festival president Greg McLaughlin said that Guy Davis is only the second blues musician the folk fest has hosted; the first was John...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/040910/loc_603960776.shtml
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Alaska Folk Festival: A labor of love

...Everybody gets their 15 minutes of fame," festival president Greg McLaughlin said. "People come from all over...set up and what is different this year." Former festival president Michael Sakarias was in charge of coordinating sound...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/040510/loc_602262094.shtml
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Building musical knowledge

...became part of the Folk Fest tradition in 1977 primarily so locals could broaden their musical knowledge. Folk Festival president Greg McLaughlin said one of his favorite parts of the workshops is listening to the guest artists' stories about...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041709/ent_430223875.shtml
Peggy Seeger to perform Friday at Centennial Hall

...Seeger will perform Friday at Centennial Hall in her third Juneau appearance. Greg McLaughlin, Alaska Folk Festival president, remembers when MacColl and Seeger were the guest artists at the 13th annual Folk Festival. He said that after...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092409/art_496919720.shtml
Demers sentencing hearing today

...requested Demers participate in a financial counseling program, and Collins added that to the sentence. Alaska Folk Festival President Riley Woodford asked for an additional $5,000 projected loss of revenue because of "loss of credibility...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110300/Bre_Breakin.html
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Demers sentenced to halfway house

...requested Demers participate in a financial counseling program, and Collins added that to the sentence. Alaska Folk Festival President Riley Woodford asked for an additional $5,000 projected loss of revenue because of "loss of credibility...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110500/Loc_Demers.html
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Alaska Folk Festival to kick off with different venues

...been neglected for most of the winter, and there was a fair amount of damage," said Linda Frame, Alaska Folk Festival president. "No one was going to work on fixing that for us." The city hopes to buy the land this summer, said Heather...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/040807/loc_20070408002.shtml
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Former folk fest guest artists to play Saturday

...took it on as his mission to bring it to wider, more urban audience when he was still a young man," said Folk Festival President Greg McLaughlin. In addition to his folk experience, Schwarz is a proficient Cajun musician, McLaughlin said...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051310/art_638399277.shtml
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