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SWIF donates $25K to Honor Flight

Submitted Photo SWIF donates $25K to Honor Flight The Southwest Initiative Foundation presented $25,000 to Honor Flight Southwest Minnesota Friday at the Rock County Courthouse Square, Luverne. The money was presented in honor of the 25th anniversary of the foundation with money from the Paul and Alma Schwan Aging Trust Fund, in order to fly World War II veterans to Washington D.C. to see the memorial built in their honor. Sherry Ristau (front, from left) of SWIF, Tim Tangemann, Warren Herreid Sr., Cas...

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SWIF donates $25K to Honor Flight

The Southwest Initiative Foundation presented $25,000 to Honor Flight Southwest Minnesota Friday at the Rock County Courthouse Square, Luverne. The money was presented in honor of the 25th anniversary of the foundation with money from the Paul and Alma Schwan Aging Trust Fund, in order to fly World War II veterans to Washington D.C. to see the memorial built in their honor. Sherry Ristau (front, from left) of SWIF, Tim Tangemann, Warren Herreid Sr., Casey VanEngelenhoven, Helmer Haakenson and Bob Anderson; and back, from left, Larry Lanphere, Terrie Gulden and Gene Spicer, all of the Honor Flight Executive Committee.

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