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An aerial view shows part of downtown Huntington in this April 1970 file photo. The Herald-Dispatch is pictured at center.

HUNTINGTON -- Remember 1970?

In one way, the Marshall University plane crash didn't happen that long ago. But maybe it just seems so, because devastating tragedies burn themselves into our memories and anniversary observances keep them ever before us.


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