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  1. OUTDOORS: Game and fish commissions look to increase numbers of youthRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... bait in these areas all year. Under the proposal, the harvest period would be moved up to the Saturday before Memorial Day, the minimum size would be lowered to seven inches, and anglers could use bait or artificial lures during the harvest period. ...

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  2. Lake Palestine PALOOZA:Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | FishingWorld

    H&W Marine & 95.3/102.3 The Breeze presents the 7th annual Lake Palestine PALOOZA to benefit Pets Fur People, a local no-kill animal shelter. This year's PALOOZA will be at the Marina in the Villages Resort on May 24th, the Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend, from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.

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  3. Veterans Memorial fundraiser kicks offRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Grayson News Gazette

    ... n of Veterans Memorial Park is currently set for Veterans Day (Nov. 11, 2015). The pavers will be on sale until Memorial Day (May 25) in order to complete the project within this time frame.

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  4. Justin Tomlinson: Our town powers aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

    ... new secondary school. It was then time for more sobering thoughts in Parliament as we marked the Holocaust Memorial Day and the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. In Swindon, there was a two-minute silence at the cenotaph as people ...

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  5. Dates on a calendar, or days to be celebrated?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Wave

    Back when I was a software engineer for Raytheon, I used to hate January. The company gave us the entire week off between Christmas and New Year's, and then we had no paid holidays until Memorial Day in May. Not that there aren't holidays to celebrate.

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  6. Work delays Cliff Palace openingRead the original story

    Thursday | Cortez Journal News

    Because of the complexity of preservation work at Cliff Palace next spring, Superintendent Cliff Spencer says the site wonx2019t open for ranger-guided tours until May 22.x201cWe hope to complete the first phase of the on-site preservation work before the Memorial Day weekend,x201d said Spencer.Beginning May 22, summer...

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  7. County Fair dates announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Victorville Daily Press

    The fair will open on the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend, May 23, and run through May 31. With the adjustment of dates from last year, the fair will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday, May 26 and 27. Hours will be from noon on most days and 4 p.m. May 28 and 29 until 10 or 11 p.m., depending on the day. Admission pricing is unchanged: $6 per person, free for children 5 and younger.

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  8. Dana White Explains Why Jon Jones Stayed Just One Night In RehabRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2014 | International Business Times

    ... defend his title next against Anthony "Rumble" Johnson in May. With no other big fights slated for May 23th or Memorial Day weekend, it is possible tha UFC 187 or Jones versus Johnson will be slotted in that date. Johnson surprised the mixed martial ...

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  9. OSRC distributes funds from casino revenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hoof Beats

    ... certain, pre-approved activities that benefit horsemen in the state. Belterra Park will add live racing on Memorial Day (May 25) and Labor Day (Sept. 7) and drop scheduled live days on May 21 and Sept. 3; Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race ...

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  10. Remembering the horrors of the HolocaustRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Argus

    On Tuesday we remembered those who were lost, and those who lived through, the Holocaust. We commemorated the liberation of Auschwitz on January 27, 1944, the notorious Nazi concentration camp, as part of Holocaust Memorial Day.

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  11. Rangers brave winds of 50-60mph looking for manRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | TheDenverChannel

    ... feet. More than 10 miles of the road are above 11,500 feet. The road is typically closed from November to Memorial Day. On Wednesday, park officials said one team of rangers went up Trail Ridge Road from the west side, and another team went up from ...

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  12. The Sidney Center sevenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | American Legion Magazine

    ... Humphrey wrote the following to Edwin Lally, a community leader in Sidney Center who volunteered to conduct the Memorial Day service in 1968, as the town prepared to give tribute and honor the first four sons to die in Southeast Asia:"Would you ...

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  13. Dubuque schools propose September 1 start dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KCRG

    ... officials say the change in start date also changes the high school graduation date from its traditional Memorial Day weekend to Sunday, June 5. “We know that people have become accustomed to having graduation over Memorial Day, but that is ...

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  14. Holocaust survivor lights candle of hope in KendalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Thewestmorland Gazette

    ... concert at Kendal Town Hall. The flame was one of 70 to shine across the UK during commemorations for Holocaust Memorial Day and the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp. At the heart of a moving ceremony of ...

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  15. Arkansas defeats measure to separate Martin Luther King and Robert E. Lee dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Raw Story

    A bid to end Arkansas' practice of honoring civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. and Confederate General Robert E. Lee on the same day failed in a state legislative committee on Wednesday. Republican Rep. Nate Bell, the sponsor of the legislation, would have reserved the January date for King alone and established a memorial day, although not a holiday, for Lee in November.

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  16. School department sells four buses to LedgemereRead the original story

    Thursday | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... School to secure banners that can be displayed on Main Street in time for honoring local fallen soldiers this Memorial Day. The committee asked Knowlton how many diplomas would need to be issued. Knowlton said he did not have the exact number at ...

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  17. Arkansas panel rejects removing Lee from King holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Northern Michigan News

    ... proposal called for designating Nov. 30 as "Patrick Cleburne - Robert E. Lee Southern Heritage Day," a state memorial day but not a legal holiday. Cleburne was a Confederate general who lived in east Arkansas. The legislation also would have ...

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  18. County Fair dates announced Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Victorville Daily Press

    The fair will open on the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend, May 23, and run through May 31. With the adjustment of dates from last year, the fair will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday, May 26 and 27. Hours will be from noon on most days and 4 p.m. May 28 and 29 until 10 or 11 p.m., depending on the day. Admission pricing is unchanged: $6 per person, free for children 5 and younger.

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  19. Jacksonville Journal: Community news in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Florida Times-Union

    ... Brunswick, Ga., author Jack McDevitt will receive the 2015 Robert A. Heinlein Lifetime Achievement Award on Memorial Day weekend in Baltimore for his work in technical and scientifically oriented fiction that serves to inspire the human exploration ...

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  20. Dana White: UFC targeting May for Jon Jones vs. Anthony JohnsonRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | MMAFighting.com

    ... won handily, it's likely that Jones vs. Johnson will take place on pay-per-view, in which case a May 23 date on Memorial Day weekend in Las Vegas, NV, is all too probable. Big fights are generally reserved for the UFC's Memorial Day weekend slot, ...

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