Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3958 Commander Roger Geertsema accepts a flag from U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar Monday evening at the post home. According to documentation provided by Klobuchar, the flag was flown over the U.S. Capitol building on May 20.
Beth Rickers is the veteran in the newspaper staff with 25 years as the Daily Globe's Features Editor. Interests include cooking, traveling and beer tasting and making with her home-brewing husband, Bryan. She writes an Area Voices blog called Lagniappe, which is a Creole term that means "a little something extra." It can be found at http://lagniappe.areavoices.com/.