- Associated Press - Tuesday, January 13, 2015

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - Entrance into national parks nationwide will be free on Monday, in commemoration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

The National Park Service says entrance fees also will be waived on eight other days this year.

They are Feb. 14 through 16, for Presidents’ Day weekend; April 18 and 19, to mark the start of National Park Week; Aug. 25, to mark the anniversary of the park service; Sept. 26, for National Public Lands Day and Nov. 11, for Veterans Day.

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