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NORTH CREEK | A man who was renowned internationally in the world of  theater — and in his later years founded Our Town Theatre Group in North Creek — was remembered fondly this week by friends and associates after his passing. Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | Local citizens should urge their federal politicians to fully fund ongoing efforts to recover the remains of soldiers killed overseas in combat, the leader of Warren County’s annual P.OW.-M.I.A. ceremony said June 2. Read more

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BEEKMANTOWN | When the 27th North Country Honor Flight participants leave their send-off ceremony Saturday, they will have additional company for part of their parade route to Plattsburgh International Airport. Read more

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On Wednesday, April 24, John Rassmusen and I traveled to Keeseville to Danny Kaifetz’s Adirondack Flagpoles Co. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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Jet pilot and former Vermont Lt. Gov. Brian Dubie helped fly 150 veterans of World War II — as well as the Korean and Vietnam wars — from Fort Myers, Florida, to Washington, D.C. on Veterans Day. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A group of 16 veterans residing at Essex Center, the elder care home here, were presented with an American flag flown over the U.S. Capitol. Read more

The Sun

Since Elise Stefanik’s election to Congress, Elise has been involved with just about every North Country Honor Flight. Read more

Letters to the Editor

Many thanks to the “Hometown Heroes,” Ticonderoga VFW No. 146 and Ticonderoga American Legion No. 224 at this recent Ticonderoga Town Board Meeting, well attended by vets. Read more

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RUTLAND | Vermont Korean War veterans dedicated a new war memorial in Rutland to mark  the 60th anniversary of the longest military cease fire in history. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

The Vermont Veterans Outreach Program provides ongoing assistance primarily to combat Veterans. Support is provided by identifying any potential needs and facilitating the process of accessing all available services. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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RUTLAND | U.S. Army Vermont National Guard Specialist Henry Stone of Rutland has served the nation faithfully since 1978. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

I am an 85 year old widower and veteran during the Korean conflict. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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LEWIS | The Veteran’s Memorial park in Lewis is nearing construction’s end. Read more

The Sun

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CHESTERTOWN | If you scan the names on the veterans memorial wall in front of the Chester Town Hall, you might think there is a mistake because Jerome C. Meader Jr. is listed three times. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | One recent Honor Flight to Washington D.C. carried U.S. Air Force Veteran Dale Moss back in time. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — This year’s P.O.W./M.I.A. Remembrance ceremony atop Prospect Mountain June 4 was a poignant occasion for Kim Galusha Ross of Warrensburg and her siblings. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — The North Country Honor flight completed another year of honoring local veterans. Read more

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LEWIS — Snow filtered from dark skies as a group of veterans gathered to remember the attack on Pearl Harbor 75 years ago today. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN — Paying solemn respects to those who’ve served their nation in the military, hundreds of people gathered Nov. 12 in front of the Chester Town Hall to participate in the town’s annual Veterans Day ceremony. Read more

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Fundraising, historical research continues for monument Read more

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