Nice news of the day – November 11, 2019

Did you know there are 46,507 veterans in North Dakota – about 8% of the population?  Thank you to all who served!

And in honor of Veterans Day, today’s post is all about celebrating our great soldiers.  And there’s a bonus story!  Read on.

What a great idea: Every year, the businesses in Bismarck and Mandan put on a turkey dinner at the Elks Lodge as a thank you to all of the area veterans. (KX Net)

For ten years, elementary students in Fargo have been making and delivering cards to North Dakota veterans. (KVRR)

Bison fans donated 290 tickets to veterans so they could take in the football game last weekend. (Fargo Forum)

In remembrance of D-Day, the Ukrainian Cultural Institute in Dickinson has set up a display of photos and items from veterans around the country.  You can see visit the Institute at 1221 West Villard Street. (Dickinson Press)

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