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Wadena school salutes veterans


WADENA — In observance of Veterans Day, Wadena-Deer Creek Schools hosted a ceremony Monday with a tribute of patriotic music and speeches in Wadena-Deer Creek Middle/High School’s gymnasium.

The Veterans Day address was given by retired Maj. Gen. Larry Shellito, who currently serves as commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs. As commissioner, Shellito is charged with assisting the state’s 380,000 veterans and their families.

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