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SE summer Festival Guide

...Alaska's longest running festival, beginning on May 17, 1958. To celebrate it's Norwegian heritage and Norwegian Constitution Day, the entire community of Petersburg participates in the festival. It features traditional Norwegian food, a parade...
Letter: Constitution - Smon-stitution: Who Cares?

...really?Would you believe that Constitution Day (old label: "Citizenship...existence.The establishment of our Constitution Day actually took place in 2004...with Monk's book to celebrate Constitution Day and be engaged with what is before...
Constitution Day: The people, the press, and the public's right to know

In the summer of 1787, the nation's most influential lawyers, generals and politicians gathered in Philadelphia with a single purpose: To create a government that was ruled by the people instead of ruling them.
Students to get front row seat to Supreme Court hearings

...Two Alaska Supreme Court appellate hearings will be heard at Juneau-Douglas High School on Friday - which is also Constitution Day - in front of hundreds of district students and community members. One of the two cases is directly from Juneau...
Students experience Alaska Supreme Court firsthand

...were part of JDHS auditorium packed with of high school students Friday to attend "Supreme Court Live" as part of Constitution Day. The group heard oral arguments before the Alaska Supreme Court in two cases: Fraternal Order of Eagles v. City...
As social media grow, so does First Amendment appreciation

Each year, on Constitution Day, students and teachers celebrate the most fundamental laws of our republic. This year, they should celebrate Twitter, Facebook...
New city logo and branding coming to Petersburg

...subtle, but it conveys a message," she said.In 2014 the city will celebrate the 200th anniversary of Norwegian Constitution Day."The big idea would be to make Mayfest a really big deal, and to commission an artist to carve a totem pole that...
Photo: A little bit of Norway

...festival pageant is part of the town's celebration on May 17, called Syttende Mai, which marks the Norwegian Constitution Day. The weekend's festivities include a parade, pagaent dance, herring toss and Scandinavian-style show. The...
Treasonous fun at Little Norway Festival

...gym to kick off one of the events at their 50th annual Little Norway festival, scheduled during that country's Constitution Day. Closing my eyes, the feeling was similar to standing on a beach in L.A. just before moving to Juneau 15 years...


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