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Memorial Day Events Planned in Iowa

The following is a list of Memorial Day events planned in Iowa on Monday, according to the Des Moines Register, as compiled using information provided by the Iowa Department of Veterans Affairs: 80 more words

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Iowa and Minnesota Memorial Day Services

MASON CITY, Iowa – Cemeteries in the area have been busy all week helping families prepare grave sites for Memorial Day.

Elmwood St. Joseph cemetery in Mason City saw a flurry of activity throughout the weekend as families came to lay flowers, plant flags and pay their respect to loved one who have died. 200 more words

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Memorial Park dedicated just in time for Memorial Day

BRITT, Iowa – After nearly three years of hard work, a veteran’s memorial in Britt is finally complete, and just in time for Memorial Day. 223 more words

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Congressman Loebsack Speaks at Sunday Memorial Day Observance

PELLA, Iowa — Members of the Pella Community gathered on Sunday to honor those who have served in the U.S. Military and passed on.

A list of names was read of those who had served this country from the Pella area and had passed on during the last 12 months. 331 more words

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Four People Escape Serious Injury after Boat Goes Over Spillway

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Four people were able to escape serious injury after a boating incident occured on Saturday evening.

A fiberglass runabout boat was being operated by 41-year-old Kevin Mundt of Orion, Illinois when it went over the spillway at Lock and Dam 16 around 11 p.m. 132 more words

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Nepal Tent at Celebrasian Dedicated to Raising Money for Earthquake Victims

DES MOINES, Iowa — It has been almost a month since a massive earthquake struck Nepal, killing more than 8,000 people.

The efforts to help the victims and their families overseas continue here in Des Moines. 129 more words

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