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Montana veterans on Honor Flight return to Billings late Monday

Montana veterans on Honor Flight return to Billings late Monday

WASHINGTON, D.C. — As a member of the National Funeral Directors Association, J. Bernard Dahl helped raise money for a monument that would someday be dedicated to World War II veterans.

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Laurel parade draws estimated 18,000 spectators, 100 entries

Laurel parade draws estimated 18,000 spectators, 100 entries

LAUREL — An estimated 18,000 spectators lined the streets Thursday for a pair of parades that commandeered First Avenue, one of the community’s thoroughfares, for about two hours.

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Montana veterans teach impromptu history lesson during Honor Flight tour

Montana veterans teach impromptu history lesson during Honor Flight tour

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The nation’s capital is a hot spot for students traveling here to see some of the most magnificent memorials in the country and to learn about history.

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Burn the Point Parade to showcase WWII veterans, Big Sky Honor Flight

Burn the Point Parade to showcase WWII veterans, Big Sky Honor Flight

World War II veterans, some of them dressed in vintage uniforms, will ride classic convertibles during the annual Burn the Point Parade on Friday to heighten awareness of Big Sky Honor Flight of Montana.

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Cenex Zip Trip joins Big Sky Honor Flight as statewide fundraising partner

Cenex Zip Trip joins Big Sky Honor Flight as statewide fundraising partner

Cenex Zip Trip, which has 25 convenience stores and fuel stations across Montana, has pledged an undisclosed portion of its proceeds from the sale of Coca-Cola products during August and September to help send World War II veterans to Washington, D.C.

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2nd Honor Flight scheduled; donor issues fundraising challenge to 'oil patch'

2nd Honor Flight scheduled; donor issues fundraising challenge to 'oil patch'

A $10,000 donation from a Sidney man has helped make it possible to send a second group of World War II veterans to Washington, D.C., this fall.

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World War II vets headed to nation's capital in June

World War II vets headed to nation's capital in June

It's official: Six months after the Big Sky Honor Flight Program was launched in Montana, about 90 World War II veterans will make the inaugural flight to Washington, D.C. to visit "their" memorial.

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