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Americinn employees (from left) Alicia Dibley, Andrea Sieling and Melissa Hiemenz fill a care package for local soldiers serving in Afghanistan. An open house dedicated to filling at least 55 boxes will be held November 10 from 4-9 p.m. at the hotel.

Operation Care Pack

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Right now there are several local fathers, mothers, sons, daughters and friends fighting in the war against terror.

Since spring, Minnesota National Guard members from Becker County have been in Afghanistan for a NATO training mission or as part of the 1st brigade combat team of the 34th infantry division in Kuwait.


Those heroes may be temporarily gone from our community, but they are not forgotten.

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