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Younger veterans not joining service groups

November 16, 2013 in Uncategorized

Carol Sigl is a member of AMVETS, the American Legion and the Veterans of Foreign Wars. The 57-year-old veteran of Desert Storm, Iraq and active duty in Germany appreciates the clout the veteran’s groups give her and other vets in Washington, D.C.,…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Younger veterans not joining service groups

November 10, 2013 in Uncategorized

Carol Sigl is a member of AMVETS, the American Legion and the Veterans of Foreign Wars. The 57-year-old veteran of Desert Storm, Iraq and active duty in Germany appreciates the clout the veteran’s groups give her and other vets in Washington, D.C.,…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

American Legion Day declared in Two Harbors and Silver Bay

September 20, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

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American Legion tabletop project honors post’s roots

August 8, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

The American Legion recently launched a new project – applying decals and new paint to some of the tables at the post in Two Harbors. The project began a week prior to Heritage Days and focuses on reconnecting the veteran’s organization to its military roots in a very creative way. Continue Reading

America’s veterans organizations are losing ground

May 27, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

When the newspaper printed an obituary on a World War II veteran, a young Randy Raasch never missed a word, finding inspiration from the Greatest Generation’s actions in war and service to their fellow soldiers at home through work with veteran’s organizations. Continue Reading

Stickney Legion seeking names for vets memorial

October 16, 2012 in The Daily Republic

STICKNEY The American Legion Post No. 26, Stickney, is building a Veterans Memorial at the Stickney Roadside Park along Highway 281.
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American Legion District 2 meets Monday in Lankin

September 5, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Social hour will begin at 5 p.m. with dinner at 6 p.m. and the business meeting at 7 p.m., according to Sue Kime, Grand Forks American Legion Post adjutant. Continue Reading

Oh say can you see…

August 9, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Members of the American Legion from Dickinson and surrounding cities salute the flag during the National Anthem at the opening ceremonies of the Central Plains Regional American Legion baseball tournament Thursday evening on Astoria Field at Southside Ballpark. Continue Reading

American Legion: Struggles persist for Post 65

July 11, 2012 in Rosemount Town Pages

Rosemount had just two hits in an 8-1 loss Monday at North Continue Reading

Laying ‘Old Glory’ to rest

September 20, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

Belfield American Legion member Ray Thompson watches as Vernon Polensky, South Heart, retires and burns a United States flag at the flag burning ceremony Tuesday night in Belfield. Continue Reading