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Wrangell marches to end domestic violence

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Choose Respect march in Wrangell – Photo by Shady Grove Oliver/KSTK News

Thursday, March 28, 2013 was Choose Respect Day in Alaska.

A group of adults and kids, including the Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, marched through downtown Wrangell to raise awareness about violence against women and domestic violence in Alaska.

KSTK’s Shady Grove Oliver was there and sent back this audio postcard.

Choose Respect march in Wrangell – Photo by Shady Grove Oliver/KSTK News

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