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Ernie and his wife Carol inside their home in Avon. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
Ernie and his wife Carol inside their home in Avon. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
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85-Year-Old Veteran From Avon Able to Return Home From Nursing Facility Thanks to State Initiative

An 85-year-old veteran in Avon was recently able to return to his home from a nursing facility after having his leg amputated, thanks to a state initiative. Ernie Opatz is one of more than 2,200 Minnesotans who have left nursing homes thanks to the Return to Community initiative.

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Klobuchar Presents Bronze Star To Family Of WWII Vet

U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar has presented the Bronze Star and other war medals to the family of a World War II veteran.

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Courtesy of Patrick Dewane 
www.accidentalhero.net
Courtesy of Patrick Dewane www.accidentalhero.net
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‘Accidental Hero’ Returns to St. John’s University [AUDIO]

Celebrate Veterans' Day with a performance by Patrick Dewane. 'Accidental Hero' tells the story of his grandfather, and how he helped liberate southern Czechoslovakia during World War II.

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Evelyn Peyton, ThinkStock
Evelyn Peyton, ThinkStock
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Benefit Set for Little Falls Vet Who Lost Hand

A benefit is set for Saturday for a Little Falls veteran who lost his right hand in a farm accident.

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