Willamette Wake Up 01/17/2017 — Martin Luther King Day Observance

Willamette Wake Up

Willamette Wake Up 01/17/2017 -- Martin Luther King Day Observance

Show Notes

Sarah Rohrs reports on and narrates audio excerpts from Salem's MLK Day observance, which included a march in commemoration of the March 7, 1965 civil rights march across the Edmund Pettis Bridge in Selma, Alabama, where armed policemen attacked peaceful demonstrators -- an event that became known as Bloody Sunday.


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Willamette Wake Up is KMUZ’s morning news magazine program that explores what mid-Valley people are doing and talking about through news segments and interviews. The Willamette Wake Up team is dedicated to exploring the deeper stories that define and affect our community. Join us live every weekday morning from 8 to 9 o’clock and repeats 6 to 7PM.

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