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Published November 12, 2012, 03:04 PM

University of Minnesota - Crookston Among Those Honoring Veterans Today

The University of Minnesota - Crookston honored veterans today with a special flag raising and wreath ceremony.

A veterans day ceremony was held with a flag raising at 11:11 this morning at the University of Minnesota - Crookston.

The time ties into the origin of the holiday. A wreath ceremony was also held at the Soldiers and Sailors memorial on campus. Students and organizers say it's a tradition that has gone on for years and it's an important day to remember. The Soldiers and Sailors memorial on campus is 92 years old.