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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...
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.
'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...
Knowles: Vets should get admission priority at Pioneers' Homes

Marking Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, Gov. Tony Knowles announced he will ask the Legislature to establish a veterans' preference for admission to the state-run...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...observance of Drunk Driving Victims Remembrance Day. Gov. Tony Knowles today signed...July 3 as Drunk Driving Victims Remembrance Day, as well as bills that crack...observance of Drunk Driving Victims Remembrance Day. Gov. signs tougher DWI limits...
Gov. signs tougher DWI limits the first observance of Drunk Driving Victims Remembrance Day. Gov. Tony Knowles today signed House Bill 200 into law, establishing July 3 as Drunk Driving Victims Remembrance Day, as well as bills that crack down on drunken drivers...
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.
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...
Injured Juneau girl and her nieces form singing group

...Tiny Bubbles" and "You're a Grand Old Flag," Brown said. They performed for the first time at a Sept. 11 remembrance day at the Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. "Everybody's faces just lit up when they were singing," Brown said...


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