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90-year-old Veterans Gather In Southern Illinois

Three veterans in southwestern Illinois say this time of year has special meaning.

05/27/2012

U.S. Army reservist James Casey speaks during American Legion Memorial Day service in St. Louis on Saturday, May 26, 2012 (KMOX/Brad Choat).

American Legion Memorial Service In St. Louis

Speaker asked audience to honor nation’s war dead through community service.

05/26/2012

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McCaskill Going After Vet Vote

U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill is making a campaign issue out of her work on behalf of veterans.

05/25/2012

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The History Of Memorial Day

Memorial Day is the unofficial start of summer. See what the holiday really means and why it falls on the last Monday in May.

05/13/2012

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Illinois Authorities Issue 1,500 Citations over Holiday Weekend

Citations include drugs, underage drinking, disorderly conduct, illegal fishing and boat safety violations.

06/03/2011

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Overnight America with Ralph Graczak – Monday, May 30th

Ralph talks about the meaning of Memorial Day and discusses a number of topics related to the military.

05/30/2011

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High Oil Prices Will Have Little Effect on Holiday Weekend

AAA predicts savings at destinations, instead of at the pump.

05/27/2011

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Alternative View Of Memorial Day Weekend: ‘You’re Welcome,’ Says Comedian Al Dukes

Humorist Al Dukes offer a few tips for the Memorial Day weekend.

05/27/2011

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Ways to Observe Memorial Day

Honor and remember the men and women who have died in military service with these simple ways to commemorate Memorial Day.

05/26/2011

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Some Table Rock Campgrounds Still Closed

450 campsites were closed as of Wednesday.

05/19/2011

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