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Artist Gareth Andrews poses with a scale model of a Veterans Memorial sculpture

Costly iron range veterans memorial paid for yet unfinished


VIRGINIA, Minn. (AP) — The road to completion of a $1 million Veterans Memorial on the Range has been paved with the best of intentions.

But that road has also been littered with many bumps and potholes and an unexpected economic detour that have delayed and delayed a finished product and its delivery to its planned home at the Veterans Memorial Park site alongside Bailey's Lake in Virginia.

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