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Klobuchar to visit Morris Legion on Memorial Day

U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar will honor veterans and their families on Memorial Day with visits to Fort Snelling National Cemetery and to local veterans organizations in four western Minnesota communities, including Morris.

On Monday morning, Klobuchar will speak at the official Memorial Day ceremony at Fort Snelling National Cemetery. Later in the day, she will travel to Benson, Starbuck, Morris and Wheaton to meet with local veterans. In each of these communities, Klobuchar will present an American flag that has flown over the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, DC. Klobuchar's outstate visit itinerary on Memorial Day is: 2:15 p.m., VFW Post 1403, Benson; 4 p.m., Lakeshore Park, Starbuck; 5:30 p.m., American Legion Post 29, Morris; 7:30 p.m., American Legion Post 80, Wheaton.