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Volunteers Hold Fundraising Activities for Veterans Honor Flight

There was a rummage sale, back sale, and bowling competition

MOORHEAD, Minn. —┬áVeterans Honor Flight volunteers held a rummage sale, bake sale, and bowling competition to raise money to send veterans to Washington, D.C. next month. At the nation’s capital, they will visit the memorials dedicated to the wars they fought in. Their service will also be┬ácelebrated at a special banquet. Organizers say the flight is a great way to…

LIVE: Veterans Honor Flight Prepares to Take Off

This Year's Flight Scheduled for May 20th and 21st

  Jane Matejcek and Lory Ishaag with the Veterans Honor Flight of ND/MN join Adam Ladwig to talk about the 11th annual honor flight set for next month. The group flies dozens of veterans to Washington, D.C. every year to see war memorials and attend a banquet in their honor. Matejcek and Ishaag talk about the importance of helping veterans…

DAPL Protesters, Supporters Set Up Camp in Washington D.C.

Members of the camp say they are doing it to show solidarity with Standing Rock and to protest the construction of the Dakota Access pipeline. Our Washington Correspondent Karys Belger reports

WASHINGTON D.C. — Dakota Access pipeline protests have now formed in Washington. People from all across the country are joining together to stand in solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux tribe. On the National Mall, Native Americans are pouring in to protest the construction of the Dakota Access pipeline. “We’re here to march in D.C. to remind the current administration…