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Honor Flight to Fly Their 1000th Veteran
On August 27, the next mission of the Great River Honor Flight program will head to Washington DC. This is the 32nd mission overall since the program started back in 2010 and will bring the total number of local veterans who have flown to Washington DC for free to over 1,000.  This mission will…
An All-Vietnam Era Honor Flight Set to Fly Tomorrow
Tomorrow the next mission of the Great River Honor Flight program will head to Washington DC. This will be the 31st mission overall since the program started back in 2010 and will bring the total number of local veterans who have flown to Washington, D.C. for free to 967. This is also the first…
You Want Me to Do What?
Last week marked the 38th anniversary of a Boeing 474's Maiden flight with the space shuttle Enterprise sitting atop it. It reminded me of the Space Shuttle Discovery's "piggyback" flight from a few years go when it left the Kennedy Space Center in Florida for Washington,…
A Million Muslim March vs. A Million Bikers on 9-11?
Whether you agree with it, or not, the granting of a permit to allow one million Muslims a assemble in our nations capital yesterday is exactly the right thing to do. That's what makes this country great. The freedom to assemble no matter what race or religion you practice. What is NOT right th…