Preparation for Memorial Day in Brainerd, Minnesota, USA
Stay tuned for the story of preparations for Memorial Day 2023.
May 28, 2022: Cub Scouts from Brainerd and Baxter, Minnesota, put flags in Evergreen Cemetery on the north side of Brainerd. It is a tradition since 1968.
May 27, 2022: Brainerd VFW members placed flags at Memorial Gardens, north of Brainerd, along Highway 3. They used a metal locator to find pipes in the ground to put flags in.
May 24, 2022: (l-r) Devon Krueger interviewed Brainerd VFW member Mark Persons the about annual Memorial Day Ceremonies in Brainerd. The broadcast was heard on WWWI-AM, WWWI-FM, KLKS, KFGI, KKIN-AM and KKIN-FM.
Also interviewed on KUAL, KBLB and KLIZ Radio in Brainerd, then Community Focus on WJJY Radio with Ken and Tess.
May 29, 2021: Members of Cub Scout Pack 36 of Baxter were at Evergreen Cemetery in Brainerd planting flags for Memorial Day. The pack is led by Travis Bjerketvedt.