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Greg Burton took up his post on the Interstate 94 overpass near Hammond holding an American flag for 10 hours on Veterans Day.

Hammond man flies flag over freeway

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There were countless Veterans Day ceremonies throughout the country last Friday. While many of those ceremonies took place in parks or auditoriums filled with people, one Hammond man shared his patriotic pride with thousands of people he'll never actually meet.

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For 10 hours last Friday Greg Burton sat on the Interstate 94 overpass near Hammond holding an American flag.

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Gretta Stark
Gretta Stark has been a reporter for the River Falls Journal since July of 2013. She previously worked as a reporter for the New Richmond News from June 2012 to July 2013. She holds a BA in Print and Electronic Media from Wartburg College.
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