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Wreath ceremony for veterans at local cemeteries

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BARRE, Vt. -

Saturday morning, a tradition that happens every year at Arlington National Cemetary is also happening here in Vermont.

The Wreaths Across America program began over 15 years ago.

Just as wreaths are placed on the headstones of our Nation's fallen heroes at Arlington. They will also be placed on gravestones for veterans in 286 cemetaries.

Saturday at noon, the Wreaths Across America Ceremony will be held at Hope Cemetery in Barre, the Vermont Veterans Home, and the Old Post Cemetery in Plattsburgh.

This ceremony takes place at the same time all across the nation.

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