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Legislators file first round of bills

...would establish March 27 as Great Alaska Earthquake Remembrance Day, in honor of the Good Friday quake that caused destruction...Establishes March 27 as Great Alaska Earthquake Remembrance Day.? HB 36 - Reps. Gara, Josephson, Drummond, Kito...
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'Transgenerational trauma' discussed at UAS

...what was then Czechoslovakia, noted that the date of the event coincided with Yom HaShoah, also known as Holocaust Remembrance Day, which began at sundown Sunday."I have been very moved by what you guys have presented tonight, because I always...
Remembrance Day scheduled

State flags will be lowered July 3 in remembrance for Drunk Driving Victims Remembrance Day. Join Mothers Against Drunk Driving and others in celebrating the lives of victims of drunken driving with a memorial on display...
State Briefs

...state flags lowered to half-staff today in memory of victims of drunk drivers. July 3 is Drunk Driving Victims Remembrance Day in Alaska. Knowles was expected to sign a bill today in Anchorage that will increase the alcohol beverage tax and...
MADD's nat'l president urges alcohol education in Alaska

...deadly." Webb's week-long visit to Juneau coincided with the establishment of July 3 as Drunk Driving Victims Remembrance Day, signed into law by Gov. Tony Knowles last Tuesday. Knowles also signed bills aimed at cutting down the numbers...
Photo: On foreign soil

...during World War II. McCormeck was at Fort Richardson National Cemetery in Anchorage for a service to mark Canadian Remembrance Day. A marker for a mass grave site of 235 Japanese soldiers who died during the battle of Attu is in the foreground...
Flags lowered to mark WWII bombing anniversary

...of the bombing of Dutch Harbor during World War II. Gov. Sarah Palin has ordered state flags to fly at half-staff on Wednesday. Japan bombed Amaknak Island on June 3, 1942. Palin has proclaimed Wednesday as Dutch Harbor Remembrance Day.
A Grateful Veteran Thanks His Community

...public often unfairly treated its service men and women with disdain or ambivalence. So, on this Armistice Day, Remembrance Day and Veterans Day, go ahead and thank a vet. But also know there are millions of veterans, like me, who wish to...
My Turn: Holocaust remembrance day is today

In 2005, which was the 60th anniversary of the defeat of Nazi Germany and the end of the Second World War, the United Nations set aside Jan. 27 as an international day of remembrance for the Holocaust.
Photo: Remembering all soldiers

MCPL. Jeff Baitman with the Canadian forces in Alaska, stands Wednesday by wreathes during a Canadian Remembrance Day ceremony at the Fort Richardson National Cemetery in Anchorage. The service is to remember Canadian soldiers who died in Alaska during World War II.


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