Gov. Evers declares second Monday of October as Indigenous Peoples' Day

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Published on October 9, 2019 - Duration: 01:58s

Gov. Evers declares second Monday of October as Indigenous Peoples' Day

Columbus Day is now officially Indigenous Peoples' Day in Wisconsin, but not everyone is celebrating.

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Gov. Evers declares second Monday of October as Indigenous Peoples' Day

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