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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. more

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Christopher South

GLENS FALLS | Former Special Forces medic Gary Beikirch told a group of men at the Christian Business Men’s Connection (CBMC) quarterly breakfast, held last week at the Queensbury Hotel in Glens Falls, that he has faced death more than once in his li more

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PLATTSBURGH | Danny Kaifetz has worked tirelessly for years to encourage his fellow veterans to receive hepatitis C testing. more

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MORIAH | Combat Veterans Association member Keith Mero has a plan to place banners with faces of local military veterans on utility poles around town. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Le Ly Hayslip was just a kid when war upended her tranquil existence in central Vietnam. more

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SHARON | Over 135 Vermonters died in the decade-long Vietnam War; their stone-etched names—along with color and monochrome photographs of their wartime experiences—stand as a lasting tribute to their blood sacrifice. more

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BOLTON | Several hundred people gathered at Veterans Memorial Park in the Town of Bolton, Sept. 22, for opening ceremonies for the display of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Moving Wall. more

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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. more

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BOLTON LANDING | The American Legion Post 961 and the Town of Bolton Landing are hoping many will come out to see the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Moving Wall when it comes to Veterans Park, Sept. 22-25. more

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LAKE GEORGE —  Creative Healing Connections is looking for two active duty military women or women veterans from the Gore Mountain Region who would be interested in a scholarship to attend a retreat with other women veterans. more

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SCHROON LAKE – Vietnamese student Tram Hong Le became an active part of her school community at Schroon Lake Central School. more

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ROUSES POINT — Orrie Buskey, an 18-year-old private first class in the U.S. Army, was shot and killed in action while serving in Vietnam in the late 1960s. more

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COLCHESTER — The Green Mountain Armory in Colchester will be the site of a free Hep-C clinic for veterans on May 12-13. more

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KEENE — A Vietnam War veteran, a local herbalist and business owner, and a longtime Adirondack environmentalist all returned recently from wintry, wind-blown plains at Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota. 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. 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. more

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MORRISONVILLE — Following a series of successful clinics facilitated this year to test Vietnam veterans for hepatitis C, the innovative local program now plans to expand past its Clinton County footprint. more

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Free clinic to be offered this weekend at American Legion Post 1619 in Morrisonville more

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President Obama said Tuesday the United States will spend $90 million over the next three years to clear unexploded bombs dropped on Laos during the Vietnam War. more

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