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Walla Walla city leaders approve Juneteenth proclamation with some opposition

Walla Walla Union-Bulletin
 4 days ago

Cover picture for the articleWalla Walla City Council has approved a proclamation officially recognizing June 19 as the Juneteenth holiday. The vote came at the prompting of several community members and was not without opposition among city leaders. The decision passed 5-2 on Wednesday, June 9, with Council members Susan Nakonieczny and Myron Huie opposed.