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May 7, 2014
Vote for America’s veterans
May 7, 2014 - 12:00am
April 18, 2014
Matzke graduates basic combat training
April 18, 2014 - 12:00am
February 28, 2014
Rice Home Medical sales director Aaron Olson (right) was presented the Patriot Award for supporting an employee serving in the National Guard or Reserve. He was nominated by Ryan Heidelberger (middle), regional account representative, and Ron Muehlbauer presented him with the award. (Contributed)
Aaron Olson awarded Patriot Award
February 28, 2014 - 12:00am
February 19, 2014
Alexandria machinist works on amphibious assault ship
February 19, 2014 - 12:00am
January 24, 2014
Brittany Torgrimson stood outside the Department of Defense’s processing station in Fargo before she began Navy boot camp last week. (Contributed)
Alexandria graduate pursues career in Navy’s nuclear program
January 24, 2014 - 4:39pm
January 16, 2014
Lieutenant Colonel Kyle Riedel (third from left) was recently promoted to colonel in the U.S. Army. Members of his family who attended the ceremony include (left to right) Alan Riedel, Maija Riedel, Diane Riedel, Gale Riedel and Bret Riedel. (Contributed)
Riedel promoted to colonel at U.S. Army War College
January 16, 2014 - 11:13pm
December 31, 2013
VA offers new dental insurance option
December 31, 2013 - 12:49am
December 19, 2013
Local man works aboard amphibious assault ship
December 19, 2013 - 9:55pm
December 4, 2013
Seminar led by local pastor focused on servicemembers
December 4, 2013 - 8:11am
November 13, 2013
Those who gave service to their country were honored and remembered at Monday’s Veterans Day program at Living Waters Church in Alexandria. The ceremony included 5th grade students reading their award-winning essays about cemeteries and veterans. (Lowell Anderson/Echo Press)
Remembering the Price of Freedom
November 13, 2013 - 8:42am
A new flagpole and flag were dedicated at Maple Ridge Manor in Alexandria (across from Ron’s Warehouse) on Veterans Day. Nationwide Housing Corporation provided the funds for the project. Vietnam veteran Vince Wogan worked with Curtis Brown, maintenance, to raise the flag. Others present included (left to right) Deb Godding, who has a son, Joe Brown, in the military, Tom Godding, Kelsey Brown (not pictured) and Kelly Brown, manager of Maple Ridge Manor. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)
Honoring Veterans
November 13, 2013 - 8:35am
November 8, 2013
Veterans Day program has new twist
November 8, 2013 - 9:45am
October 29, 2013
Holiday Mail for Heroes mailbox open now through December 6
October 29, 2013 - 1:15pm
October 9, 2013
Area veterans benefit expo coming to Morris Armory Saturday, October 11
October 9, 2013 - 12:25am
A United States Marine Corps Honor Guard posted and retrieved colors during the Osakis Armed Forces memorial dedication ceremony on Saturday. (Echo Press photos by Amy Chaffins)
Proud moment for Osakis community as veterans memorial is dedicated
October 9, 2013 - 12:24am
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