Memorial Day

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On this Memorial Day, WKAR is remembering all American veterans who've given their lives in the service of our country.  Today, we're proud to honor a U.S. Air Force officer from Lansing.


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Memorial Weekend 2017 is here. Here is a list of observances to honor Americans who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our country. 


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Fri. May 26 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Take a look into the life of Elizabeth Black and her sketched portraits of soldiers during World War II.

2017 National Memorial Day Concert

May 19, 2017
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Sun. May 28 at 8pm and again at 10pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Celebrate Memorial Day LIVE from the  West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol with the National Memorial Day Concert