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Hundreds Gather to Say Goodbye to Lengby, MN, Soldier Killed in Afghanistan

August 29, 2011 in WDAZ

FOSSTON, MN (WDAZ-TV) – Family and friends said goodbye Saturday to a soldier killed in Afghanistan earlier this month. Hundreds gathered at Fosston High School to show their honor and support for the family. Continue Reading

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Family Gathers to Welcome Home Fallen Lengby, MN, Soldier

August 26, 2011 in WDAZ

BEMIDJI, Minn. – A small group of family members and sympathizers stood in silence as the flag-draped casket was lowered from the charter plane this morning at Bemidji Regional Airport. Continue Reading

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Soldier Killed in Action Leaves Void in Fosston, MN

August 16, 2011 in WDAZ

Harmon graduated from Fosston High School in 2000 and was a very active student. He decided shortly after high school that he wanted to serve his country. Continue Reading

Twins say one last goodbye to Killebrew at memorial service

May 26, 2011 in West Central Tribune

MINNEAPOLIS For 14 seasons, Harmon Killebrew was the cleanup hitter for the Minnesota Twins, the ferocious slugger who used his incredible strength to knock baseballs out of the park.
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Killebrew laid to rest

May 20, 2011 in West Central Tribune

PEORIA, Ariz. Harmon Killebrew’s Hall of Fame career as one of the most powerful sluggers baseball has known was merely a subplot to his story as family and friends gathered to say goodbye.
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Teammates, family honor Hall of Famer Killebrew

May 20, 2011 in West Central Tribune

PEORIA, Ariz. – Teammates, family and friends will gather Friday for funeral services for Hall of Famer Harmon Killebrew, who died Tuesday of esophageal cancer. He was 74. Continue Reading

Everything positive said about Killebrew is true

May 18, 2011 in West Central Tribune

The Minnesota Twins organization is respected and loved around the Upper Midwest because of people like Harmon Killebrew.
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Designer claims Killebrew not depicted in MLB logo

May 18, 2011 in West Central Tribune

MINNEAPOLIS Harmon Killebrew, so the story went, was such the slugger that the silhouette of his intimidating pose at the plate was the basis for Major League Baseball’s official logo.
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Areavoices community remembers baseball great Harmon Killebrew

May 18, 2011 in West Central Tribune

It’s a sad day for fans of the Minnesota Twins with the news that baseball great Harmon Killebrew has died. Bloggers from the Areavoices community remember the slugger whose silhouette, according to an Associated Press story, inspired the Major League Baseball logo. Continue Reading

Twins Hall of Famer Harmon Killebew dies

May 17, 2011 in West Central Tribune

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Harmon Killebrew, the Minnesota Twins slugger known for his tape-measure home runs, has died at his home in Scottsdale, Ariz. He was 74.
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