memorial day 2020

Remembrance on land and over the airwaves

May 28, 2020
Memorial Day observances took place around the area Monday, May 25, with differing impacts from the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Lake City’s large Memorial Day event featuring music and speeches that has for the last several years taken place in the Lincoln High School auditorium was postponed until...

McDonald: A different but moving Memorial Day

May 28, 2020
Nothing is going to ever be the same, probably including our celebration of Memorial Day. The national celebration in Washington D.C. had to be changed quite a bit due to social distancing but was as moving as ever. If you do not watch this every year, please start next year. I highly recommend it...

Memorial Day observances on the radio, in-person, and on TV

May 21, 2020
Memorial Day is Monday, May 25, and even during a pandemic there many local opportunities to mark to occasion. Traditional Memorial Day observances in Lake City, Red Wing, Wabasha and Kellogg have been cancelled due to the Covid-19 stay at home orders. Q-Media, owners of radio stations in Red...

Millville Legion announces Memorial Day schedule

May 13, 2020
Millville Legion Post 579 has decided to conduct its Memorial Day services in Millville as planned on the May 25 holiday while advising anyone who takes part to do so safely. People who attend are asked to follow rules for the social distancing order set forth by the governor. Millville Legion...

Lake Hits announces special Memorial Day broadcast

Apr 23, 2020
Area residents will have the option to listen to a local Memorial Day program on the radio. KLCH Radio (Lake Hits 95) will present a Memorial Day broadcast at 10 a.m. on Memorial Day (May 25) featuring prayers, a keynote address and music. B. Wayne Quist will present the keynote address. Program...

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