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Oklahoma organizations take part in COVID-19 memorial event Tuesday

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Posted at 12:42 PM, Jan 19, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-19 14:20:24-05

TULSA, Okla. — A COVID-19 memorial event is being held at the Lincoln Memorial reflecting pool to honor the hundreds of thousands of lives lost in the U.S. to COVID-19 over the past year.

READ MORE: Biden, Harris to speak at COVID-19 memorial at reflecting pool Tuesday evening

According to a Tulsa Pride Facebook post, they will being going live on the Oklahomans for Equality Facebook page to be a part of the national moment of remembrance.

The coronavirus memorial event organizers say hundreds of towns, cities, tribes, landmarks and communities across the country are committed to joining the tribute in a “national moment of unity” at 4:30 p.m. CT.

The Empire State Building and the Space Needle are among the participating landmarks.

WATCH the COVID-19 memorial event on 2 Works for You, kjrh.com, our Facebook page or your streaming device.

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