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State officials plan ceremonies to honor vets


MADISON (WKOW) – State officials are planning services around Wisconsin to observe Veterans Day.

The Department of Veterans Affairs' first ceremony is set for Sunday morning at the agency's veterans home in Union Grove.  At the ceremony, DVA Secretary John Scocos and World War II veteran Wally Stenavich will speak.

The DVA will also hold a ceremony Sunday afternoon at its veterans home in King.  The Waupaca High School Treble Clef Choir will perform and Commandant Mary Hansen and Wisconsin Veterans Museum Director Michael Telzrow are expected to speak.

A ceremony at the Northern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery just outside of Spooner will happen Sunday afternoon.  The Spooner High School Select Choir will provide music at the ceremony.  Cemetery Director Matthew Bergs and State Rep. Nick Milory will speak.

All state agencies will be open on Monday.

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