New Frontiers: Juneau ballerina has hopes of an Alaska first

...clear New has fallen in love with Moscow, supporter Sally Donaldson said."Juneau is very proud of her," added Jetta Whittaker.Hilary Young said she was invited to the event by family friends of New. It just so happens that she is taking an adult...
Anchorage police release name of man killed in shootout

...Tuesday.Police identified the man who died as John Martin Whittaker, 33. Online court records indicate he pleaded guilty in...and the man was found dead.Police were not sure Sunday if Whittaker was killed by shots fired by officers or by his own hand...
New conductor carries baton from Los Angeles was a difficult decision."Symphony player Jetta Whittaker agreed."I'm delighted with the outcome, though I found...unique talents and ideas to the podium," she said.Smith and Whittaker said Quinn's energy and enthusiasm remind them of previous...
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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...
Man's 'terrorizing' break-in ends with a guilty verdict began when Steedle's wife, Jetta Whittaker, was getting ready for church between...locked the door and called the police.Whittaker, a longtime Juneau resident who is the...door across the street into Steedle and Whittaker's home.Wilkins chased Cosgrove and...
JSO review: Jaw-dropping concert

...violinist and concertmistress Lisa Ibias, stirring and moving passages were performed by 'cellist Meghan Johnson, oboist Jetta Whittaker, bassoonist Ann Kosanovic Brown, trumpeters Rich Trostel and Ken Guiher, and the horn quartet of Bill and Kristina Paulick...
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...
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...


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