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May 30, 2017
The Willmar Senior High School Band plays at the Memorial Day service Monday at Fairview Cemetery on Willmar. The service featured prayers, readings, and ceremonial gun salutes and flag raising by veterans.

Clay Conover / Tribune
Memorial Day 2017
May 30, 2017 - 12:04am
May 29, 2017
Sarah Merwin, from left, Melissa Lorentz and Micaela Brancato talk Monday, May 22, 2017, in the main kitchen of Holbrook Farms Retreat southwest of Detroit Lakes, Minn. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
At Minnesota lakes country retreat, military widows forge lasting connections
May 29, 2017 - 6:50am
May 28, 2017
Korean War and Navy aviation veteran Leonard Isdahl places American flags on Saturday morning at the graves of military service members buried at Mamrelund Cemetery in rural Pennock. More than 2,000 flags have been placed in Kandiyohi County for Memorial Day observances.

(Photo courtesy Rand Middleton)
Placing the flags
May 28, 2017 - 10:08am
May 27, 2017
Cartoon by Dave Granlund for May 27
May 27, 2017 - 7:13am
Tribune file photo
A military honor guard, joined by area residents, pays tribute to deceased veterans on Memorial Day 2016 at Solomon Lake. The stop is part of the northwest route of Kandiyohi County.
Memorial Day 2017: Willmar, area communities plan cemetery services and more
May 27, 2017 - 6:24am
Cartoonist Opinions for May 27
May 27, 2017 - 1:15am
May 26, 2017
Editiorial: Remembrance and safety are key for this weekend
May 26, 2017 - 7:32am
May 25, 2017
Memorial Day travel volume expected highest since 2005
May 25, 2017 - 7:25am
May 30, 2016
The veteran honor guard rifle squad fires a volley Monday during the Memorial Day service at Fairview Cemetery. Rand Middleton | Tribune
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Willmar remembers America’s fallen heroes
May 30, 2016 - 11:16pm
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No veteran forgotten - no matter how small the cemetery
May 30, 2016 - 4:45pm
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A solemn tribute on a sunny morning to county veterans
May 30, 2016 - 4:41pm
May 29, 2016
A time to remember
May 29, 2016 - 3:57pm
May 28, 2016
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Long lost Sailor back home again
May 28, 2016 - 5:10pm
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Memorial Day/Law Day 5k from Flags of Honor
May 28, 2016 - 10:43am
May 27, 2016
The Veterans Central Council Honor Guard stands at attention at Fairview Cemetery in Willmar during the 2015 Memorial Day program. (TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO)
Communities across west central Minnesota planning Memorial Day festivities
May 27, 2016 - 12:00pm
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