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June 12, 2017
A ride to remember: Ecumen residents take convertible ride to Oak Grove on Memorial Day
June 12, 2017 - 1:06pm
June 3, 2017
Holbrook Farms Retreat southwest of Detroit Lakes, Minn. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
A peaceful place for healing pain : At Detroit Lakes-area retreat, military widows forge lasting connections
June 3, 2017 - 9:00am
May 31, 2017
Visitors flocked to Detroit Lakes' Oak Grove Cemetery Monday afternoon, by car and on foot, taking advantage of a brief break in the rainy weather to view the inspiring sight of more than 650 American flags floating in the breeze. (Vicki Gerdes/Tribune)
'To honor those who served and died for our freedoms': Despite rain, crowds gather in Detroit Lakes for Memorial Day festivities
May 31, 2017 - 12:53pm
Detroit Lakes residents George and Sally Oja placed flowers at the gravesite of one of their relatives at Oak Grove Cemetery on Memorial Day weekend — their daughter took this unique photo, which shows the reflection of the cemetery's Avenue of Flags on the gravestone. (Submitted photo)
A reflective moment
May 31, 2017 - 10:23am
May 26, 2017
Remember to look around at the hurting heros among us
May 26, 2017 - 8:00am
May 24, 2017
The flags that fly in Oak Grove Cemetery over the Memorial Day weekend represent a total of 895 local veterans, some of whom made the ultimate sacrifice for their country.
 (Tribune file photo)
A patriotic tribute: Oak Grove's Avenue of Flags honoring local veterans every Memorial Day weekend since 1990
May 24, 2017 - 10:25am
Letter: More than just a three-day weekend
May 24, 2017 - 10:15am
May 15, 2017
Ogema VFW Post 9880 & Auxiliary and White Earth Veterans' Association to visit area cemeteries
May 15, 2017 - 12:00pm
May 31, 2016
Detroit Lakes celebrated Memorial Day Monday with a parade down Washington Avenue and a program at the Pavilion. Kenneth Frank salutes Old Glory as the Star Spangled Banner was played at the ceremony. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Brian Basham
Memorial Day is a time to reflect upon and honor the sacrifices of our military
May 31, 2016 - 3:51pm
May 29, 2016
Local soldiers are remembered as a decade passes since their ultimate sacrifice
May 29, 2016 - 5:40am
May 25, 2016
Oak Grove Cemetery in Detroit Lakes annually flies more than 500 Veteran’s funeral flags during Memorial Day weekend. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Brian Basham
Lakes Area gears up for Memorial Day events
May 25, 2016 - 9:26am
May 20, 2016
Ogema VFW Post 9880 performs a ceremony at the funeral of a local veteran. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Ogema VFW Post to pay many tributes Memorial Day
May 20, 2016 - 5:15am
May 27, 2015
A rain-shortened re-dedication service for the Grand Army of the Republic (G.A.R.) memorial at Oak Grove Cemetery Monday afternoon. About 50 people showed up for the ceremony. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
Hundreds honor the fallen on a dreary Memorial Day
May 27, 2015 - 11:45am
May 23, 2015
Library summer kickoff set May 28
May 23, 2015 - 5:30am
May 22, 2015
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May 22, 2015 - 6:42pm
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