Bright moments in the Arts 2014 brighten my life each time someone shares how the show inspired them to become more active in their labor union. Jetta Whittaker? This year I celebrate and am encouraged by two youth-specific music groups. Juneau Alaska Music Matters is devoted...
Photo: Girls clean up

On Saturday, Girl Scout Troop 14 helped pick up garbage in the downtown area. From left are Lupita Alvarez, Megan McAllister, Adriana Botelho, Ruby Steedle, Gail Ford, Jetta Whittaker, Judy McAllister and Laura Doogan. Not pictured is Rachel Doogan.
Thanks for the 35th annual Folk Fest

...Café, Dave Volke, Ken Waldeman, Brian Wallace, Joanie Waller, Laura Wallrath, Caitlin Warbelow, Sandy Warner, Jetta Whittaker, Steve Wilde, Jake Williams, Wings of Alaska, Nene Wolfe, Ardyne Womack, Riley Woodford, Margaret Yew, Abigail Zahasky...
Con brio: Pickett prepares for final symphony concert

...right guy, obviously," said longtime symphony member Jetta Whittaker. "There was never a negative word. He was always positive...between the 40th and 50th anniversary we made a huge leap."Whittaker said though Pickett was a demanding conductor, asking the...
My Turn: Facts and rhetoric on oil tax reform

...Democratic Gubernatorial candidates Byron Mallott and Bill Walker, Democratic and Republican legislators, former Mayors Jim Whittaker (R-Fairbanks) and Jack Roderick (D-Anchorage) and others - for speaking up.Repealing SB 21 will tell legislators...
Juneau's women should be healthy, wealthy, happy and wise

...Hospital Foundation Executive Director Jetta Whittaker said, "And my next email said, "Well...We're trying to feature women." Whittaker said.The first featured speaker, Abby...mark where a lot of businesses fail." Whittaker said, Abby's Kitchen was recently...
Stellar time on Wildlife Cruise is an enjoyable event every year, and the proceeds help Bartlett Foundation with its many endeavors in support of Bartlett Regional Hospital.Thanks again, Jetta Whittaker, Executive DirectorBartlett Regional Hospital Foundation
Women's Expo a success

...Centennial Hall, who helped us pull this wonderful day together, especially Adam, who resolved many last minute issues. In appreciation for an AWEsome day,Jetta Whittaker, Executive Director, Bartlett Regional Hospital Foundation
Symphony to close out 50th season with Motown

...Levy, Bob Olsen, John Staub, Wilson ValentineFlute: Kathryn Kurtz (principal), Lisa Ray, Colleen TorrenceOboe: Jetta Whittaker (principal), Elizabeth AgnewClarinet: Karen Pallenberg (principal), Corinna CookBassoon: William Todd Hunt (principal...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Jetta Whittaker: musician and symphony administrator...administrator for the Juneau Symphony, Jetta Whittaker attends to the myriad details necessary...her two pre-school-age children. Whittaker plays oboe and began performing with...


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