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VETERANS

"The Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs is committed to ensuring that all Minnesota Veterans — regardless of era, age or location — receive the benefits they are earned. We also are honored to recognize our veterans through the official state of Minnesota Veterans Day program each year," writes Larry Herke, commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs.
“This memorial stands in symbolic defense of not only our Capitol, but also the state and nation," Kraemer said.
From the column: "As a nation and as a state, we have an obligation to support those who never hesitated to put their lives on the line when our country was at risk."
Forgotten Heroes Ranges and Retreat in McGregor aims to provide a sense of camaraderie, dignity and hope to veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Fortune Bay and the Vermilion Guides League are sponsoring a free day of fishing for any veteran.
VFW Post 3979 and Auxiliary, American Legion Post 262 and Auxiliary, DAV Chapter 18 and Auxiliary, American Ex-Prisoners of War and Fond du Lac Honor Guard led ceremonies throughout Carlton County on Monday, concluding at Veterans Memorial Park.

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The following are schedules for services at area cemeteries. Know of any we missed? Email us at news@pinejournal.com.
Minnesota 96-year-old Arnold "Buck" J. Zahratka told reporters that he was amazed by the commendation and reflected on his service in the U.S. Army during the pivotal battle.

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