New Richmond VFW post honored as tops in state
VFW Post 10818 in New Richmond is Wisconsin's top rated post in the state.
The local veterans' organization attended the state VFW convention June 13-15 in Green Bay and came home with a long list of honors.
The post was awarded the "Red Carper Award" in February. The honor recognizes posts that achieve state goals for new members or retains current members. Post 10818 started in 2011 with 223 members and set a goal to reach 247 by 2012. They hit 287.