Annual Veterans Day program to be held Wednesday in Rochester
Free breakfast will be served from 8:30-10, courtesy of Power Ventures. The hour-long program, scheduled to begin at 10:30, will feature Harry Popiel, a veteran of the U.S. Air Force who has worked to bring a new veterans memorial to Waseca County.
There will also be poetry, music and a posting of the colors by local honor guard groups. Bells will be rung by Terry Throndson and Lee Swendson, a WWII veteran who is celebrating his 103rd birthday on Veterans Day.
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