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Luverne’s Gulden leads hundreds of World War II vets on Honor Flight

April 7, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

LUVERNE In little more than a month, Terrie Gulden will lead his third group of World War II veterans to Washington, D.C., to view their memorial as part of Honor Flight Southwest Minnesota. Continue Reading

Deep Freeze Dip returns to raise money for Honor Flight

January 3, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON The morning crew at US 104 is once again seeking people to take a dip in the frigid waters of Lake Okabena to help support local World War II heroes embarking on Honor Flight Southwest Minnesota. Continue Reading

Memorials and mail call: Day two itinerary features Navy, Air Force, Marine memorials

October 8, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

ARLINGTON, Va. An unexpected visit to the U.S. Navy Memorial was well appreciated by the nearly 40 former Navy men aboard the second Southwest Minnesota Honor Flight. Continue Reading

First things first: Initial stop

October 8, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

WASHINGTON It was dessert first for veterans on the second Honor Flight Southwest Minnesota. Continue Reading

Banquet honors veterans as living history

October 8, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

ALEXANDRIA, Va. For the men so surprised to be treated like royalty, a meal fit for a king. Continue Reading

Hereditary heroes: Guardian accompanied both grandfathers on flight

October 8, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

WASHINGTON Some veterans were lucky enough to be accompanied by family members on their Honor Flight trip. Some insisted on it.
But for one guardian, the event was twice as nice after both her grandfathers were allotted places on the journey. Continue Reading

The Bucket List: Mariner checks off four life goals

October 8, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

WASHINGTON To Madison resident Wilt Gustafson, Washington, D.C., is hardly a novelty. Continue Reading

Revisiting the Enola Gay

October 8, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

CHANTILLY, Va. He stared at it intently for several moments, oblivious to his surroundings. And at the time, Bill Bousema’s surroundings were rather interesting. Continue Reading

Medical personnel honored to serve veterans

October 8, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

WASHINGTON Diabetes. Alzheimer’s disease. Knee problems, lung problems and poor vision to boot. Continue Reading

Photo Gallery: Southwest Minnesota Honor Flight II

October 8, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

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