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Alaska Editorial: Remembering the lessons of World War II

...Fairbanks Daily News-Miner: On Friday, America will observe the 70th anniversary of the Allied landing at Normandy on D-Day during World War II. But there's another World War II anniversary this week that holds much significance for Alaska...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-06-05/alaska-editorial-remembering-lessons-
Opinion
My Turn: D-Day's clarion call

...prepare to mark the 70th anniversary of D-Day. Rick's conversion from pacifist...against fascism. The real response was D-Day, the allied invasion of Normandy...campaign that took down Fortress Europe.D-Day wasn't America's only D-Day during...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-05-25/my-turn-d-days-clarion-call
Opinion
Obama, lawmakers to hold meeting on shutdown

...he said.The far-flung effects reached France, where tourists were barred from the U.S. cemetery overlooking the D-Day beaches at Normandy. Twenty-four military cemeteries abroad have been closed.While U.S. military personnel are...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-10-02/obama-lawmakers-hold-meeting-shutdown
State
Miners charged in deaths of 34 killed by police

...5,500 rand ($688).On Aug. 16, police said they had failed to persuade the strikers to disarm and that it was "D-Day" to end the strike at the London-registered Lonmin PLC platinum mine. That afternoon, striking miners armed with clubs...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2012-08-30/miners-charged-deaths-34-killed-polic
Not For Web
SE mayors, public unimpressed with ferry concept

...Transportation Committee, suggested the DOT&PF use that time to pitch its concept to Juneau, Haines and Skagway."Since D-Day has been moved back a little bit, I think that affected communities would love to have someone from DOT make a presentation...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-03-05/se-mayors-public-unimpressed-ferry-conc
State
Americans gather to honor the fallen

...War II veteran and museum volunteer Tom Blakey, a paratrooper in the 82nd Airborne Division who jumped at Normandy on D-Day - June 6, 1944 - and in May 1945 helped liberate the work camp at Wobbelin in northwest Germany."Most of us wondered...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-05-27/americans-gather-honor-fallen
Local
Remember

...brother, Bill Collins, was killed during the war. Forever young, his photo was always in a prominent place in our home. D-Day, on June 6th, is the commemoration of the Allies landing at Normandy, France. We visited this hallowed ground last...

http://juneauempire.com/blog-post/barb-belknap/2012-12-07/remember
This Day in History

...retreated in the World War II Battle of Midway. In 1944, the D-Day invasion of Europe took place during World War II as Allied...World War II allies to mark the 50th anniversary of the D-Day invasion of Normandy. A Chinese passenger jet crashed...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060604/sta_thisday.shtml
News
This Day in History

...Germans, began in France. In 1942, Japanese forces retreated in the World War II Battle of Midway. In 1944, the "D-Day" invasion of Europe took place during World War II as Allied forces stormed the beaches of Normandy, France. In 1985...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060606/sta_20060606009.shtml
News
Irreverent liberals

Why is the report on D-Day relegated to page 7 after 60 years honoring our dead? You had all day Saturday to write a front-page story. Evidently local...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061004/let_liberals.shtml
Opinion

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