Memorial Day


Tue January 15, 2013

Wal-Mart Plans To Hire Veterans

Originally published on Tue January 15, 2013 5:32 am

Wal-Mart is expected to announce that it will hire every veteran who wants a job as part of a new program beginning on Memorial Day. The only requirements: that he or she left the military in the previous year and wasn't dishonorably discharged.


Thu May 24, 2012
National Parks

Unbearable Delays Possible During Bear Lake Road Construction

Bear Lake Road looks nothing like it did a few months ago.
Nathan Heffel KUNC

Visitors to Bear Lake in Rocky Mountain National Park will encounter 40+ minute travel delays over the long Memorial Day Holiday weekend – and throughout the summer. A five mile stretch of road leading to one of the parks most popular tourist destinations is undergoing major construction.

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Fri May 27, 2011
Outdoor recreation

Summer Recreation Season Begins in National Forests

Mummy Range, Rocky Mountain National Park
by Mark Jarvis Flickr/Creative Commons

Thousands are expected to kick off summer season in the Rocky Mountains this Memorial Day weekend.  And the U.S. Forest Service wants visitors to be aware of potential dangers.

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