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    Peter Wainwright, 93, was walking through the dining room at Flagstaff Medical Center two years ago on the way to visit his wife, who was a patient in the hospital, when he stopped in his tracks at the sight of another man wearing his hat.

      With the help of the mayor, National Guard member David Menotti presented the owner of Conn Pest Control and his employer with an award from the department of defense for ensuring him his job and helping to take care of his family while he was on tour.

        When Adam Hess was a student at Northern Arizona University, the Cold War was a distant threat, and very few of the instructors in his Army ROTC program had high military honors or extensive combat experience.

        Navy Seaman Douglas Dausend, son of Jack C. and Feleshia R. Dausend of Flagstaff, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.

        During a February County Board of Supervisors meeting the board proclaimed Coconino as a Purple Heart County. The designation is the first for an Arizona county and recognizes our veterans who were wounded and earned the Purple Heart Medal serving the country. Pictured are: (Back row left to…

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        We’re excited to honor extraordinary nurses in our area who go above and beyond to deliver compassionate care. In unprecedented times and with the continued strain of COVID-19, this year we celebrate nurses who put others first and have made a significant impact in their community and on their patients.

        A former North Vietnam Prisoner of War (POW) visited the Northern Arizona University campus Sept. 20 as part of NAU Air Force ROTC POW and Missing in Action (MIA) ceremony on north campus.

        U.S. Air Force airman Cody T. Elzey recently graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.

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