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Veterans Day

Castle Rock celebrates veterans with Gov. Bullock

Castle Rock celebrates veterans with Gov. Bullock

At the end of the assembly, the two dozen or so veterans gathered at Castle Rock Middle School as guests of honor, stood and shook hands with School District 2 officials and Gov. Steve Bullock and his staff. 

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Billings City Council to vote on firefighter contract

After months of delay, the Billings City Council is finally scheduled to vote Tuesday night on a contract with the city's firefighters union.

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'Grown men do cry': Vets thankful for housing at Independence Hall

'Grown men do cry': Vets thankful for housing at Independence Hall

Standing in front of a handful of fellow veterans, politicians, Volunteers of America staff and about two dozen others, an emotional Gerald Schusted looked out at the crowd and thanked them.

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Veterans honored for their service at Metra celebration

Veterans honored for their service at Metra celebration

It was standing-room-only in the MetraPark foyer as 13 different veterans units commemorated military service during a Veterans Day celebration on Monday morning in Billings. 

November 11, 2013 3:00 pm Photos

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Four ceremonies in Casper area to honor veterans

Four ceremonies in the Casper area will honor veterans on Monday.

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Guest opinion: America's duty to serve military veterans all year long

Last month, President Barack Obama awarded the Medal of Honor to former Capt. William D. Swenson, U.S. Army, for heroism and gallantry above and beyond the call of duty in the Battle of the Ganjgal Valley on Sept. 8, 2009.

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Veterans Day ceremony to be held at Metra Park

The Yellowstone County United Veterans Council will host its annual Veterans Day ceremony at 10:15 a.m. on Monday at MetraPark.

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Hospice care can help improve end-of-life care for veterans

While Memorial Day pays tribute to veterans who have died, next Monday, on Veterans Day, we honor those who served or are serving in the military. Veterans Day is largely intended to thank living veterans for their service and their sacrifices.

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Senior High kicks off $10K Honor Flight fundraiser

Senior High kicks off $10K Honor Flight fundraiser

During a Monday assembly on the day after Veterans Day, Billings Senior High School kicked off an effort to raise $10,000 to help Montana Veterans and challenged other schools in the area to do the same.

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Wyoming veterans, new recruits honored on Veterans Day

CHEYENNE, Wyo. - Wyoming veterans as well as newly recruited members of the military were honored in Veterans Day ceremonies in Wyoming.

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Chilly day doesn't hinder Veterans Day ceremonies

Chilly day doesn't hinder Veterans Day ceremonies

LAUREL - With temperatures sitting squarely in the mid teens and nothing around to block a crisp, chilly wind that made it even colder at the Yellowstone County Veterans Cemetery on Sunday morning, it'd be tough to blame the Montana State University ROTC cadets there if they had second thoug…

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Gallery: Veterans Day

Gallery: Veterans Day

View photos of the events at the Yellowstone County Veterans Cemetery and Laurel school

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VFW Post 6774

VFW Post 6774

VFW Post 6774 member fire a volley as area residents and veterans gather for a Veterans Day service in the auditorium at the Laurel High School and the Veterans Cemetery on Sunday.

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Genie Hall

Genie Hall

Genie Hall, center, with daughters Jakke, left, and Sheila, right, attend an unveiling of monuments for her husband and his father Glenn and Victor Hall as area residents and veterans gather for a Veterans Day service at the Yellowstone County Veterans Cemetery on Sunday.

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Gold Star Mother Lorene McLelland

Gold Star Mother Lorene McLelland

Gold Star Mother Lorene McLelland rings the bell at 11 a.m. as area residents and veterans gather for a Veterans Day service in the auditorium at the Laurel High School and the Veterans Cemetery on Sunday, November 11, 2012.

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Veterans Day service

Veterans Day service

Area residents and veterans gather for a Veterans Day service and unveiling of monuments for Glenn and Victor Hall at the Yellowstone County Veterans Cemetery on Sunday.

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American Legion Post 123

American Legion Post 123

American Legion Post 123 acted as color guard as area residents and veterans gather for a Veterans Day service in the auditorium at the Laurel High School and the Veterans Cemetery on Sunday.

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American Legion Post 123

American Legion Post 123

American Legion Post 123 presents the colors as area residents and veterans gather for a Veterans Day service in the auditorium at the Laurel High School and the Veterans Cemetery on Sunday.

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Brigadier General Hal Stearns

Brigadier General Hal Stearns

Brigadier General Hal Stearns speaks as area residents and veterans gather for a Veterans Day service in the auditorium at the Laurel High School and the Veterans Cemetery on Sunday.

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Monuments for Glenn and Victor Hall

Monuments for Glenn and Victor Hall

Monuments for Glenn and Victor Hall were unveiled during a ceremony at the Yellowstone County Veterans Cemetery on Sunday.

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