Vietnam Veterans Day
Washington County Attorney Pete Orput and Sixth Congressional District Congressman Tom Emmer were among the guest speakers thanking veterans at Forest Lake’s Vietnam Veterans Day event March 29 at the American Legion.   Several veterans listen to the the speakers as a banner offers Vietnam ve...Read More
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Sam Schaust Murphy News Service Minnesota is on track to join the ranks of four other states in memorializing those who lost their lives in the Vietnam War. The Faces Never Forgotten campaign began as a Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund project and has gained traction with Americans nationwide. The cam...Read More
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The POW and MIA flag flies high above us on a daily basis. We see the letters and the silhouette of an unknown soldier’s face, but do we, the newer generations of America, understand its significance and the symbolism behind the flag?...Read More
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Forest Lake’s seventh annual Vietnam Veterans Day ceremony will feature a special guest: U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar. She will discuss her 2009 trip to Vietnam with ex-POW Sen. John McCain. All veterans and the public are invited to the free event at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 30, at American Legion Pos...Read More
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Forest Lake’s seventh annual Vietnam Veterans Day ceremony will be at 2 p.m. Sunday March 30, at American Legion Post 225, 355 W. Broadway Ave. All veterans and the public are invited to the free event. This year’s program will include a tribute to Minnesota POWs and MIAs. Radio personality and ...Read More
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