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May 28, 2017
Guide to area Memorial Day observances
Memorial Day observances will abound Monday, May 29. Here is a breakdown of events by community. Red Wing A brief veteran's memorial service will be 8:15 a.m. at John Rich Park with laying of a wreath, prayer and salute. The full service will begin at 8:45 a.m. in Bay Point Park,...
May 28, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 21, 2017
Minnesota tax bills seek reductions for veterans' spouses
ST. PAUL—Widows and widowers of disabled military veterans in Minnesota could be eligible for a permanent property tax exemption after...
March 21, 2017 - 6:00pm
November 11, 2016
Compassion, comfort and caring
RIVER FALLS — Freedom isn't free. The price many veterans paid for America's freedom far exceeds what most people could fathom. River Falls veteran Ed Figi has had more than 60 surgeries since his honorable discharge from the U.S. military in 1989. Surgeons have reconstructed...
November 11, 2016 - 8:00am
October 28, 2016
LETTER: A vote for Seifert is a vote for veterans
To the Editor: I am a veteran who has defended our nation's rights and freedoms that we hold dear. I support anyone's right to voice their opinion, regardless of how extreme or out of mainstream community opinion it may be. However, I do not think that being out of step with your...
October 28, 2016 - 12:00pm
April 20, 2013
Letter: Demand better care for past, present heros
The April 6 editorial complimented Gov. Mark Dayton for his support of funding to continue the practice of providing a color guard for the funeral of every veteran. The honor of having a color guard for those service members and their families, who have given so much, is merely a...
April 20, 2013 - 8:00am
October 19, 2010
Red Wing prepares for major Veterans Day event
An all-day observance of Veterans Day in Red Wing is being planned for Nov. 11. The day will begin at 7 a.m. with reveille and an aerial salute and conclude with "Taps" and another Charlie Gardas display from Sorin's Bluff. Throughout the day there will be special events, including...
October 19, 2010 - 4:00pm
July 15, 2009
Event to raise money for Honor Flight Network
A fundraiser for the Honor Flight Network will be from 5 to 7 p.m. July 24 at Deer Crest in Red Wing. The Honor Flight Network serves men and women who served during World War II. Airport transport takes them to Washington, D.C., to see the war memorial built to honor their sacrifice....
July 15, 2009 - 7:29am
July 8, 2009
Veterans care gets big boost
Given the extremely tight budgets that federal, state, county and city governments are dealing with, it is exciting to be able to report on an improved service for our veterans, especially in the southern two-thirds of Goodhue County. On July 27, the new community-based outpatient...
July 8, 2009 - 9:03am
June 10, 2009
Veterans deserve and receive preference
We all can recognize that most aspects of employment law affect how we do business on a daily basis. Some areas of law are the exception and affect only a few employees and employers. While these uncommon laws relate only to the minority, their importance should be recognized. One...
June 10, 2009 - 8:01am
May 22, 2009
Letter: Taking trip to D.C. was an honor
To the Editor: I was a guardian for the May 2 Southeastern Minnesota Honor Flight. I and 44 other guardians, medical personnel and volunteers accompanied 80 World War II veterans to the Washington, D.C., memorial. I cannot find words to describe the emotions that flowed through...
May 22, 2009 - 9:48am
May 7, 2009
MCF-Red Wing goes 'above and beyond'
Minnesota Correctional Facility-Red Wing was recognized last month for going the extra mile to support its National Guard and Reserve employees....
May 7, 2009 - 9:54pm
March 20, 2009
Group marks war anniversary
There were no arrests, no violent protests, no flags set ablaze. Just a group of concerned and dedicated citizens, many of them Veterans for...
March 20, 2009 - 11:23pm
July 9, 2008
Column: Some vets finally receiving benefits due to them
For the past few years, the Goodhue County Veterans Service Department, with the full support of the Goodhue County Board and administration, has taken on a new added dimension as a part of Minnesota's Beyond the Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program. While this program has expanded...
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am
June 12, 2008
Letter: Newspaper ignores two big dates
To the Editor: Memorial Day is past, and everyone is back from the long weekend. What a turnout at Bay Point Park to help us remember why the day is special. I would like to pass on some very important days in history. One is June 3-6 1942, and the other is June 6, 1944. I wish...
June 12, 2008 - 12:00am
March 29, 2008
Pierce County hires vet services officer
ELLSWORTH -- A University of Wisconsin-River Falls student and veteran of the Iraq war is Pierce County's new veterans service officer. David R. Till, 31, a sergeant first class in the Wisconsin Army National Guard, started work in Ellsworth Monday. He has been working on a business/engineering...
March 29, 2008 - 12:00am