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Goin' Postal offers free

In celebration of Independence Day, Goin' Postal packing and shipping store will again offer free replacement flags to anyone who brings in a tattered, torn or faded American flag during the month of July.

Beginning Tuesday, July 1, bring your tattered, torn or faded American flag to Goin' Postal in Detroit Lakes to receive a free three-foot by five-foot American flag, compliments of your local store owners, Brad and Melissa Lorentz.

Tell your friends and relatives about this project so they can take part in beautifying our local communities by proudly displaying beautiful, vibrant American flags.

Goin' Postal offers one stop professional packaging, shipping and document services and is conveniently located off of Highway 10 next to WalMart.

Some restrictions and conditions apply. No purchase necessary: Tattered, torn, or faded American flags must be in a noticeable state of disrepair.

Goin' Postal's American Flag Replacement Program does not apply to plastic or novelty flags, flags intended for use on motorized or other vehicles, handheld flags, flags printed on clothing and does not apply to anything other than a proper American flag in a state of disrepair.

Limit one replacement flag per physical/residential address.

All Goin' Postal stores are independently owned and operated.

Flags are not for sale.

Store hours are Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m., Friday from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m., and Saturday from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.