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Pine County Veterans Celebrating “Honoring All Vietnam Veterans Day”

Thursday, June 11th, 2009 at 1:15 am

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Vietnam Era veterans from Pine County are heading down to the State Capitol this weekend for “Honoring All Vietnam Veterans Day.”  The day is done to honor those who gave their lives and effort to the controversial war.

Director of the Pine County Veterans Services, Dean Dronan, says it will an emotional day, but a special one.

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There are 3,000 veterans in Pine County.  Dronan says 20 have signed up to take a bus from the Hinckley VFW to St. Paul, Saturday.  Veterans interested in joining the bus trip can call pine county veterans services, 320-216-4250.

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