Taps from the 814, red poppies, & remembrance on Memorial Day

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The last monday in May is first and foremost a day to honor those who died while serving in the United States armed forces.

It started as “Decoration Day” after the Civil War, but eventually became “Memorial Day.”

It became a federal holiday by an act of congress in 1968.

Studio 814’s Rebecca Petner and Jordan Tracy chat about the importance of the day.

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