Forum staff reports, Published September 24 2009
Local vets leave Friday for Washington, D.C.The Northern Valley Honor Flight will honor 13 local World War II veterans with a free trip to Washington, D.C., this Friday and Saturday.
The veterans from Fargo and Moorhead are part of a contingent of more than 100 veterans leaving Friday from Grand Forks, N.D. The trip includes a stop at the World War II Memorial.
A homecoming celebration is scheduled for 8:15 p.m. Saturday at Grand Forks Red River High School. The public is invited to attend.