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Music and remembrance bring Holocaust victims to life


Those who attended the annual Pine River-Backus School Holocaust Project Fair on Thursday, March 6, received a special treat.

The eight-year tradition has always included informational and historical student displays of the Holocaust era, but this year the fair included a heartfelt speech by substitute teacher Alan Bohme.

Bohme told the story of his family’s struggle against anti-Semitism in Poland, where his father was born.

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