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Memorial Day celebration is May 28


The Crow Wing County Memorial Day Committee is again having an annual Memorial Day parade and ceremony honoring all of America’s Veterans at the Evergreen Cemetery on Memorial Day May 28.

As part of the Memorial Day activities the committee posts casket flags of deceased veterans along the Evergreen cemetery fence. This annual event started in 1988 with just a few flags and has grown each year with more casket flags added each year.

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