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The Alaska VA Healthcare System hosted a Southeast Alaska Stand Down outreach event at Centennial Hall on Friday and Saturday, Sept 7 and 8. Thirteen VA and community service agencies provided services and information. In addition, clothing from the Defense Military Re-Utilization Office (DRMO) was distributed. Excess military items such as jackets, socks, cold weather bed rolls, sheets, towels, caps, mittens, boots, and blankets were handed out.

Photos by Michael Penn / Juneau Empire.