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June 8, 2018
Thanks to an application by Lakeport Cemetery sexton Karen Keener, a veteran's grave marker now honors the service of Civil War veteran Johann Christian Lukenbill. Submitted photo
Civil War veteran gets grave marker 99 years after death
June 8, 2018 - 2:04pm
May 29, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune
World War II veteran Ruben Hogland spends a quiet moment after his emotional address at the annual  Memorial Day service Monday at Fairview Cemetery in button
Honoring the fallen: Memorial Day services held in Willmar
May 29, 2018 - 6:28am
May 26, 2018
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VFW president Twyla Bauch Scofield and American Legion president Donna Arends place a wreath on a stone in remembrance of unknown soldiers who died at war at the 2017 Memorial Day service at Fairview Cemetery in Willmar.
Memorial Day services set in Willmar
May 26, 2018 - 7:40am
July 23, 2017
Some of the recent vandalism at the Poor Farm Cemetery in rural Fergus Falls, Minn. (Forum News Service photo)
Cemetery caretaker rebuilds after vandals cause havoc at Fergus Falls graveyard
July 23, 2017 - 4:44pm
May 27, 2017
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
August 23, 2016
A color dash is planned Sept. 10 for Circle of Hope, a local nonprofit that raises money to help breast cancer patients. But some people do not approve of the location, which is Sunrise Memorial Park in Hermantown. (Duluth News Tribune)
Color run in Minnesota cemetery draws detractors
August 23, 2016 - 12:00pm
May 30, 2016
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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, 2015
Suspected theft at Willmar veterans’ gravesites solved
May 28, 2015 - 10:43pm
May 23, 2015
A flag for every veteran
May 23, 2015 - 8:28am
January 13, 2015
Pursuit of veterans cemetery ends
January 13, 2015 - 11:45pm
December 9, 2014
Kandiyohi County puts zoning for private veterans cemetery on hold
December 9, 2014 - 9:55pm
May 27, 2014
The annual Memorial Day Service is held at Fairview Cemetery in Willmar on Monday with retired Army National Guard Chaplin and brigadier general, Dean Elton Johnson presenting the memorial button
Video: Memorial Day Program at Fairview Cemetery
May 27, 2014 - 3:41pm
May 24, 2014
The Fairview Cemetery Association is in danger of running out of money by 2015 to operate and maintain their grounds and grave sites along Foot Lake in Willmar. Expenses are outpacing revenue by about $20,000 a year. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Historic Fairview Cemetery in dire financial situation
May 24, 2014 - 3:00am
December 1, 2013
A group of Willmar Scouts help place wreaths on veteran's graves Saturday at the St. Mary Cemetery in Willmar. The group from St. Mary's Scout Troop 227 placed wreaths, purchased with money donated by the church, on all of the veteran graves in the cemetery.  play button
Video: Scouts Place Wreaths on Veterans Graves
December 1, 2013 - 11:49am