Memorial Day

Getting Around Wyoming This Weekend
WYDOT is working hard for your time off. They want to have high country roads open by Memorial Day weekend. To that end, they are putting in 10 hour days and pushing hard with some older equipment. While its hard on the machinery, the crews have luckily avoided any major breakdowns...
WY. Seat Belt Enforcement
With the Memorial Day Holiday weekend approaching, taking three-to-four seconds to put on your seat belt, could be the difference between either walking away or being taken away from the scene of a vehicle wreck.
Memorial Day Observed by USA And The Dutch
While we observed Memorial Day here in America, so did The Dutch. They have never forgotten their American liberators and they have a waiting list of families to care for the graves of American soldiers who gave their lives to defeat the Nazis...
Pierce: Freed Slaves Started Memorial Day
Former slaves began the observance now known as Memorial Day immediately after the end of the Civil War.
"Memorial Day was started by former slaves on May the first of 1865 in Charleston, South Carolina, to honor 257 dead Union soldiers who had been buried in a mass grave at a Confederate pr…
The Costs Of Memorial Day
Originally known as Decoration Day, Memorial Day originated in the years following the Civil War and became an official federal holiday in 1971. Falling on the last day of Monday of May, it is meant to honor men and women who died while serving in the U...

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