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Veterans Day

November 16, 2016
Veterans stand at attention by flags that were displayed at the Veterans Day program in Alexandria on Nov. 11. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
EDITORIAL: Veterans Day helps heal political divisions
November 16, 2016 - 7:00am
November 11, 2016
COMMENTARY: Honor service every day
November 11, 2016 - 9:34am
November 13, 2015
Bob Reynolds of the American Legion in Brandon, during the Veterans Day program, salutes as flags are brought down the aisle at the Alexandria Covenant Church. (Photo by Lowell Anderson, Echo Press)
November 13, 2015 - 12:00am
November 6, 2015
Throughout November, The Quilts of Valor exhibit at Evansville Art Center will display quilts like this one that honor service men and women. (Contributed)
Quilts of Valor, Veterans Day tribute come to EAC
November 6, 2015 - 12:00am
November 14, 2014
Randy Resley, director of the Osakis High School Concert Band, closed the Veterans Day program with the playing of Taps. The program was rescheduled to Wednesday because of the snow. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)
Veterans get salute through music, ceremonies, video and more
November 14, 2014 - 12:00am
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
November 14, 2012
Maj. Kathy Fischer spoke at the Veterans Day program about her experiences as an Army nurse in Iraq. (Photo by Lowell Anderson)
Out and About: Veterans Day Program
November 14, 2012 - 12:00am
November 9, 2012
Donald Drum was honored for his years of service in World War II. (Photo by Brooke Erickson)
The other Great Escape
November 9, 2012 - 12:00am
Major General Gerald Lang to speak at Veterans Day program
November 9, 2012 - 12:00am
November 11, 2011
Ciara Drexler led the crowd in the chorus of her original song. Audience members held up signs and banners of support and even photos of their military family members.
Photo by Stacie Kimball.
Music video salute to soldiers, taped in Alexandria, hits YouTube
November 11, 2011 - 11:10am
Ingebrigtsen offers Veterans Day message
November 11, 2011 - 6:17am
Veterans Day program in Alexandria features musical tribute
November 11, 2011 - 12:00am
Veterans Day facts
November 11, 2011 - 12:00am