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Get a look at Memorial Day observances planned in the area

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The following is a list of scheduled area Memorial Day observances in the area:

Fargo: Veterans will assemble at 7:30 a.m. at Beth El Memorial Park and Fargo Hebrew Congregation Cemetery at 1502 32nd Ave. N. and at 8 a.m. nearby at Holy Cross North Cemetery.

At 9:30 a.m., a ceremony will be held at the Fargo Air Museum, 1609 19th Ave. N.

At 11 a.m., veterans will assemble for another ceremony at Riverside Cemetery, 2102 5th St. S.

At noon, vets will meet at Sunset Memorial Gardens, 1715 52nd Ave. S. At noon, they'll assemble again once again at Lindenwood Park, 1905 Roger Maris Drive.


West Fargo: A flag raising ceremony will be held at the VFW at 10:45 a.m. followed by a ceremony inside at 11 a.m.

Moorhead, Dilworth and Sabin, Minn.: Veterans will assemble at 7 a.m. at the Veterans Memorial Bridge. Cemetery stops will be held as follows: 8:45 a.m. Moorhead Memorial Gardens; 9:15 a.m. Elmwood Cemetery, Sabin; 9:30 a.m. Trinity Cemetery, Sabin; 10 a.m. Evergreens Cemetery, Moorhead; 10:15 a.m. Prairie Home Cemetery, Moorhead; 10:30 a.m. St. Josephs Cemetery, Moorhead; 10:40 a.m. Riverside Cemetery, Moorhead.

At 11 a.m., Moorhead Mayor Johnathon Judd will speak at a ceremony planned at the Moorhead Armory, 1002 15th Ave. N.

Harwood, N.D.: A ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. at Oakwood Cemetery followed by a lunch at the American Legion.

Barnesville, Minn.: A program will be held at 10:30 a.m. at McGrath Park. In case of inclement weather, the program will be held at the Barnesville High School gymnasium. A lunch will follow at the VFW Post 4628 with free-will donations benefiting the Honor Flight program.

Wolverton, Minn.: Nelson-Otteson Post 370 of the American Legion will host a Memorial Day program at 11 a.m. at Faith Lutheran Church. A potluck lunch will follow.

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