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The United States is about to start its first major holiday weekend since the pandemic began, and it will be unlike any other, with most traditional activities off-limits or significantly restricted.

But the virus doesn't have to mess up your vacation plans. With a few precautions, it's still possible to honor the fallen and enjoy the warm weather while reducing the risk of infection. Here are some tips to stay safe:

Although many commemorative events have been canceled, some are adapting, such as a "virtual flag garden,quot; in Massachusetts and a broadcast service for veterans in Minnesota.