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Associated Press Oregon Daybook for Wednesday, Jul. 01.

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Friday, Jul. 03 – Wednesday, Jul. 08 CANCELED: National Veterans Wheelchair Games – CANCELED: 2020 National Veterans Wheelchair Games, presented by the Department of Veterans Affairs and Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) – the world’s largest sports events for wheelchair-suing vets. Events include air guns, archery, basketball, bowling, field events, hand cycling, nine-ball, power soccer, quad rugby, slalom, softball, swimming, table tennis, track, trapshooting, and weightlifting * Canceled due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

Location: Portland, OR


Contacts: Mike Molina, Department of Veterans Affairs,, 1 202 230 2144



Saturday, Jul. 04 Independence Day – Independence Day, aka 4th of July – public holiday celebrating the adoption on this date in 1776 of the Declaration of Independence, which was written primarily by Thomas Jefferson and announced the secession from the British Empire of the 13 American colonies then at war with Great Britain

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