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May 29, 2018
Honoring the fallen
May 29, 2018 - 10:21am
May 25, 2018
Violet Kalin, 3, placed flowers on the grave of her great-grandfather, Robert Swanlund, at Cottage Grove Cemetery during last year's Memorial Day remembrance. Swanlund, of Newport, was a World War II veteran who served in the Philippines and Japan as a squad leader with Company B 35th Infantry, 25th Division. William Loeffler/RiverTownMultimedia.
The fallen to be honored at various Memorial Day events
May 25, 2018 - 7:49am
May 30, 2017
Photos courtesy of the American Legion Auxiliary and the VFW
Poppy Day tradition still strong in St. Paul Park
May 30, 2017 - 11:16am
Isaac Swanlund, 5, spends a moment of remembrance at the grave of his great-grandfather, Robert Swanlund, following a Memorial Day service at Cottage Grove Cemetery.  Swanlund, of Newport, was a World War II veteran who served in the Philippines and Japan as a squad leader with Company B 35th Infantry, 25th Division. Isaac  and his family live in Cottage Grove. William Loeffler/RiverTown Multimedia.play button
Mourning and celebration: South Washington County honors the fallen with plaint and prayer
May 30, 2017 - 10:13am
May 26, 2017
The Busby brothers of River Falls
May 26, 2017 - 9:40am
May 25, 2017
American Legion members hold the flags at a past Memorial Day ceremony. Bulletin file photo
South Washington County Memorial Day programs are open to all
May 25, 2017 - 9:30am
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
May 25, 2017 - 8:00am
May 31, 2016
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar speaks during the city of Cottage Grove’s Memorial Day ceremony Monday at City Hall. (Bulletin photo by William Loeffler)
Klobuchar speaks at Cottage Grove Memorial Day ceremony
May 31, 2016 - 1:09pm
May 26, 2016
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, pictured here in February 2015, will speak at the city of Cottage Grove's Memorial Day ceremony at 1 p.m. Monday at Cottage Grove City Hall. (Forum News Service file photo by Don Davis)
Klobuchar to speak at Cottage Grove's Memorial Day ceremony
May 26, 2016 - 9:57am
May 20, 2009
Letter: A Memorial Day salute
May 20, 2009 - 10:00am