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For many, it's a weekend full of memories

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Memorial Day means different things to different people.

While some people are pulling out swimsuits and sunblock, a handful of Farmington's veterans will be polishing their black shoes. While others are out on pontoons or jet skis, the firing squadron will be cleaning their guns.


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Michelle Leonard
Michelle Leonard started covering the Farmington community in June, 1994. Michelle earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communications: News-Editorial from Mankato State University in 1991. She is an active member of the Farmington American Legion Auxiliary Unit 189, and acts as the volunteer coordinator for the Minnesota Newspaper Museum which is open annually during the Minnesota State Fair. She has earned Minnesota Newspaper Association awards in Investigative Reporting, Local News Coverage, Feature Photography and Column Writing. 
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