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July 2, 2018
A Red Wing, a Purple Heart: City honors wounded veterans
With immense gratitude for its veterans and members of the U.S. Armed Forces, the city of Red Wing has proclaimed itself a "Purple Heart City." On Monday, June 25, Mayor Sean Dowse read a proclamation to City Council stating that, through its admiration and gratitude, Red Wing is...
July 2, 2018 - 8:51pm
Letter: We have a passport to freedom, thanks to veterans
I write this on Memorial Day with a new level of gratitude for those who gave their lives for freedom. I feel a deep connection to those soldiers who fought in Vietnam. I came of age in the mid ''60s to "California Dreamin'" and "Sounds of Silence." I have admiration, respect, and...
June 2, 2018 - 8:00pm
May 27, 2018
Editorial: Thank you, today and tomorrow, on behalf of a grateful nation
A salute, a nod, a sincere "Thank you." Veterans perhaps don't expect more than these in recognition of their service, but that doesn't mean a simple acknowledgement is all we can or should provide.
May 27, 2018 - 10:44am
May 9, 2018
Volunteers needed this Saturday to decorate graves
The Red Wing Memorial Day Association will begin decorating veterans' graves Saturday, May 12, at Oakwood Cemetery. Anyone who would like to...
May 9, 2018 - 4:33pm
December 20, 2017
Remains of Minnesota sailor, killed at Pearl Harbor, to be laid to rest
The remains of a Minnesota sailor are being returned home 76 years after he was killed in action during World War II. U.S. Navy 2nd Class Radioman...
December 20, 2017 - 7:49am
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