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Northstate Observes Memorial Day Services

By Kelli Saam
Published On: May 27 2013 12:33:25 PM CDT
Chico Memorial day pic
CHICO, Calif. -

Dozens of people braved the rain for Monday's Memorial Day Ceremony at the Chico Cemetery.

Another observance in Chico will be held at the Glen Oaks Cemetery at 2 pm.

Other memorial day observances were scheduled for Redding, Red Bluff, Paradise, Oroville, Orland and Igo.

In Oroville the Bell and Wreath ceremony will be held at the Old Green Bridge over Feather River at 1:15 p.m.

In Redding, there will be an observance at Redding Memorial Park on Continental Street at 1:30 p.m.

The ceremony at the Northern California Veterans Cemetery in Igo starts at 5:55 p.m..  Congressman Doug LaMalfa will present a Purple Heart to the son of a man whose plane was shot down over Spain 70 years ago.