Wreaths For The Fallen receiving more requests this year
from the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery indicates WreathsForTheFallen.org will have to deliver and place several hundred more wreaths this year than last December.
Everyone is invited to participate in the wreath laying ceremony this year on Saturday, December 13 at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery in Little Falls. The ceremony starts at 11a.m. sharp and the wreath placement follows.
It all started in 2006 when five wreaths were delivered .... [MORE]
Aitkin man dies after breaking through ice on Gun Lake
A 62-year-old Aitkin man died Wednesday evening, November 26, 2014, after being pulled from the water on Gun Lake in central Aitkin County. He had been operating his ATV on the lake when it suddenly broke through the ice.
At 3:36 p.m. the Aitkin County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call reporting that someone had broken through.... [MORE]