Elderly Veteran/Former Senator Fought State Over Veterans Memorial Chapel Battle – And Won

Of all the Veterans Days 89-year-old Korean War veteran and former Senator Maurice Johannessen has commemorated, today’s may be among his most bittersweet. On this Veterans Day, the Veterans Cemetery Memorial Chapel in Igo — the one made possible by… Continue Reading


Veteran’s Day Features Vietnam Vets Memorial Monument Dedication in Igo

  Gideon Carl Turner III,  a Vietnam combat veteran and north state artist, was asked in 2009 to design a monument dedicated to the memory of fallen Vietnam veterans. The monument is finished, and ready for its dedication ceremony 11… Continue Reading