American Legion Auxiliary

By Derrick Knutson Two North Branch Area High School seniors now have a much better idea about how government operates after attending the American Legion Auxiliary Girls State program at Bethel College June 10-16. Girls State has been a program of the Auxiliary since 1937, offered to female students who have completed their junior year […]

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In 1921 the poppy became the official flower of the American Legion family in memory of the soldiers who fought on the battlefields of Belgium during World War I. Crepe paper poppies are still the official flower of Poppy Day. They are handmade by disabled or hospitalized veterans. Supplies to make the poppies are provided […]

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