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This morning, close to one thousand people attended the Wreaths Across America Ceremony at the North Dakota Veterans Cemetery outside Mandan.

Friends and family worked with the Bismarck Civil Air Patrol laying wreaths at every gravesite in the cemetery. CPA members say this is the first time any of the wreath sites have achieved 100 percent coverage.  

"This part of the country, we have tremendous patriotism," says Kevin Iverson. "People really like being involved in things like this. An opportunity to honor veterans and our fore fathers that made their freedoms what they are today."

This marks the seventh Wreaths Across American Ceremony at the Veterans Cemetery.

 

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