News release: Mankato to be site of first Minnesota American Legion Fastpitch Softball State Tournament

NEWS RELEASE                                             FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, May 3, 2022   CONTACT: Mike Arvidson                                                                                   Luann McMahan Fastpitch Softball Director                                                            Fastpitch Softball Committee Member michaelarvidson@hotmail.com                                                 mnlegionsoftball@gmail.com 701-318-0926                                                                                     507-440-7690   James Olson Mankato American Legion Post 11 Commander olson457@gmail.com 507-525-2957   Mankato to be site of first […]

Adams Post 146 is there after tornado strikes

Twister takes down half of Taopi, a town 4 miles away By Tim Engstrom The Minnesota Legionnaire ADAMS — Adams Post 146 had its regularly monthly meeting on Tuesday, April 12. On the drive home, that’s when the rain and wind came along, and so […]

Get To Know the American Legion Riders

Have you met the American Legion Riders?  If not, now is your chance. Read on to learn more about how this organization of American Legion motorcycle enthusiasts got started, how they serve veterans, their families, and our local communities, and how to get involved. Who […]

WWII hero to receive French Legion of Honor at Montgomery Post 79

MEDIA ADVISORY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 9, 2022 CONTACT: Tim Engstrom Mike Maxa Director of Communications Adjutant American Legion Dept. of Minnesota American Legion Dept. of Minnesota tengstrom@mnlegion.org mmaxa@mnlegion.org 952-679-0134 763-229-7595 WWII hero to receive French Legion of Honor at Montgomery Post 79 ~~ Please […]

Release: Eden Valley-Watkins High School student wins state level of American Legion Oratorical Contest

        MEDIA ADVISORY                                                   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, March 2, 2021 mnlegion.org   CONTACT: Tim Engstrom Director of Communications American Legion Department of Minnesota tengstrom@mnlegion.org 952-679-0134 Eden Valley-Watkins High School student wins state level of American Legion Oratorical Contest ANOKA — A […]

There is a serious blood shortage now

Mail Call from The Minnesota Legionnaire This letter to the editor contains information I have come across from the American Red Cross and is pertinent to our mission as Legionnaires: Donate Blood to Save Lives: There may be different reasons behind the blood requirement of […]