Old Milwaukee Club Honors Fallen Soldiers
Web posted September 14, 2021
The Old Milwaukee Club in Ideal Corners’ “table for thirteen” honors the 13 fallen soldiers of the August 26, 2021 bombing outside the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan. Old Milwaukee Owner Jeff Feltmann set the table a few weeks ago and has collected donations in the amount of $1,600, which he plans to donate to the Wounded Warriors Group of the upper midwest. He said that some people have visited the room where the table is set have come out with tears in their eyes. He said, “It felt like the right thing to do, and people have really been moved by it.” Feltmann said the table will remain set up through this week.- photo submitted
Gov. Walz Deploys Minnesota Firefighters to Louisiana Following Hurricane Ida
Governor Tim Walz today announced that 22 Minnesota firefighters from nine fire departments are traveling to Louisiana to assist local first responders as local communities continue to recover from Hurricane Ida. Governor Walz authorized the 18-day mission following a request from Louisiana officials through the Emergency Management Assistance Compact (EMAC).
“When disaster hits, Minnesotans have always stepped up to help out their neighbors,” said Governor Walz. “Hurricane Ida has devastated homes, businesses, and communities in Louisiana. I am proud that Minnesota firefighters have answered the call to aid Louisiana in their efforts to keep people safe after the storm.”
Manhattan Beach Council August Highlights
The Manhattan Beach City Council met in session August 3, 2021 for their regular monthly meeting. The following officers were present: Mayor Paul Allen; Council members Rob Amundson and Barb Hanson-Wannebo; and Clerk-Treasurer Marlene Yurek. Council member Janis Allen was absent.
Council approved the agenda and consent calendar as printed.
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