Don't be alarmed if you see large plumes of smoke from Camp Ripley this spring. To reduce the risk of wildfire, the Army post will be starting it's annual round of controlled burns before the summer training season.
There are plenty of events and ceremonies in honor of Memorial Day this weekend. The National Moment of Remembrance will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Monday. All Americans are encouraged to take a moment of silence in honor of the men and women who have died in service to the United States.
The St. Cloud VA Medical Center Building construction is complete, and will begin serving Veterans on April 1st. Nurse Manager Colette Bresnahan says the new space provides a safe and modern environment for patients.