Twin Cities Juneteenth celebration draws thousands

Thousands of people gathered Saturday at the annual Juneteenth celebration at North Mississippi Regional Park in the Twin Cities. Juneteenth, celebrated nationwide, commemorates June 19, 1865, the day slaves in Galveston, Texas, learned they were free.
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Thousands of people gathered Saturday at the annual Juneteenth celebration at North Mississippi Regional Park in the Twin Cities. Juneteenth, celebrated nationwide, commemorates June 19, 1865, the day slaves in Galveston, Texas, learned they were free.

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