Pandemic Forces Virtual Veterans Day Observance
Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Federal, state, and local government offices are closed today for Veterans Day, but the traditional Veterans Day program in Rochester is on the long list of COVID-19 pandemic casualties.
The State of Minnesota has also called off its normal Veterans Day observance but is offering a virtual program to honor the state's military veterans. The pre-recorded event will be available for viewing beginning at 8 AM by visiting MinnesotaVeteran.org/VeternsDay2020.
Rochester area veterans are being offered a variety of free meals and other offers from local businesses. Click here to see a list.