Yukimura, Loo share stories that inspire youngsters

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    Kauai County Council-member JoAnn Yukimura said it was her mother who taught her how to be a citizen in a democracy and change the system when its not working right.

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    Fifth Circuit Court Per Diem Judge Laurel Loo shared her story of perseverance, at a Women’s History Month event Wednesday.

LIHUE — “Nevertheless, she persisted,” was the theme of a Women’s History Month event hosted by the Committee on the Status of Women.