August 17, 2014 in Uncategorized
WASHINGTON â Iâve observed many funerals over the last decade in Arlington National Cemeteryâs Section 60, where war dead from Iraq and Afghanistan are buried.
Last week I went for what, God willing, was the last.
It was the burial of Harold …continue reading on dglobe.com
July 3, 2014 in Uncategorized
JAMESTOWN â A Korean War veteran who was unaccounted for 63 years was laid to rest Thursday in a cemetery in New Rockford.
Army Cpl. Cletus R. Lies, a Bremen native who was killed at age 26 in the 1950 Battle of Chosin, was identified last year by…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com
July 23, 2013 in The Daily Republic
ARLINGTON (AP) A 17-year-old Badger girl has died following a three-vehicle crash near Arlington that involved a school bus carrying students.
November 15, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Global Polymer decided to relocate after city officials in Arlington rejected the company’s request to rezone property it bought last year from residential to industrial use.
September 13, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe
LUVERNE The fourth and final journey of Honor Flight Southwest Minnesota will be special in many ways, not only for the veterans and guardians, but for the staff people who have accompanied our World War II heroes on each of the journeys to Washington, D.C. Continue Reading
August 26, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) Night after night this summer, troops from the Army’s historic Old Guard have left their immaculately pressed dress blues, white gloves and shiny black boots at home to slip into Arlington National Cemetery in T-shirts and flip-flops to photograph each and every grave with an iPhone.
September 15, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe
WASHINGTON (AP) Three people were buried in the wrong graves at Arlington National Cemetery, the Army said Wednesday as it followed up an investigation into bookkeeping problems and burial mix-ups at one of the nation’s most hallowed sites. Continue Reading