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Cordova Chronicles: Reflections on a Veterans Day passed

Veterans Day, Nov. 11, recently passed. The date is chosen in remembrance of the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month...

Veterans honored on Nov. 11

In a message to some 70,000 military veterans living in Alaska, Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, expressed thanks on Nov. 11, to those who have...

This Week in Photos: Nov. 17, 2017

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Museum Memories: Nov. 11, 2017

In honor of Veterans Day, we share this photo from the Doc Chase collection.  This beautiful memorial constructed after World War I commemorated those...

At Your Library: Honor those who serve

Nov. 11 is Veterans Day, which originated as “Armistice Day” on Nov. 11, 1919, the first anniversary of the end of World War I. Congress passed...