Take a moment to remember on Memorial Day

By Randy Wyrick

EAGLE COUNTY — Enjoy yourself Monday, laugh with friends and family, but also honor those who make that enjoyment possible.“Take a little time on Memorial Day to honor all veterans of the armed forces who have served our country, and especially to those from Eagle County who paid the ultimate sacrifice for freedom,” said Pete Thompson, commander of VFW Post 10721 in Minturn.A ceremony honoring the storied 10th Mountain Division — our country’s first “winter soldiers” — is Monday morning at the 10th Mountain Division Memorial atop Tennessee Pass, between Minturn and Leadville. This afternoon, a ceremony honoring veterans and …

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