VIRGINIA WEATHER

A Tower artist’s giant creation

Vietnam protest leads to Viking statue


Doug Petersen’s resolute Viking stands prominently in Tower. Submitted photo.

TOWER — It was summer 1973, and the Vietnam War was casting its insidious shadow over the world.

Caught in a riot that began as an anti-war protest, I found myself ru...

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