Category Archives: Historian

Bye Linsey… you will be missed.

Our General Manager Linsey Green is moving on. Linsey and her husband have purchased a bar and grill of their own in Jordan MN. The Station will soon be under new management. Linsey came to us from the Vivo restaurant … Continue reading

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Congratulations Duff!

Duff Duffina won a GOLD medal at the Senior World Games in the Hot Shot competition! Congratulations Duff!

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John Lenvik honored as 2018 Recruiter of the Year!

Post 1776’s own Jon Lenvik, our out going Membership Director, was recently honored as the 2018 Recruiter of the year by the Legion National, Department of Minnesota. John was presented with his award by 3rd District Commander Carla Tappainer at … Continue reading

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Blue Angels fly over from Yesterday… Historic planes

Some history here as the Blue Angels did several fly overs in Apple Valley and Burnsville yesterday July 4. This photo was taken by Joe Maher.

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Flag Day Ceremony 06-14-2018

Post 1776 Flag Day Ceremony 06-14-2018. We have the gallery below showing the dignified disposal of the American Flags that have served and flow proud.Commander Carla Tappainer on trumpet. A second video shows and tells the tale of the folding … Continue reading

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Untold Pearl Harbor Story Revealed in New World War II Book

Thirty-three years after her dad’s death, author Liz Gilmore Williams delves into his letters and photos from World War II, seeking to solve a mystery: What caused his terrifying rages? She’d never considered his surviving the attack on Pearl Harbor. … Continue reading

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Celebrating Flag Day

On June 14th 2017, we celebrated Flag Day. In attendance were members of Legion Post 1776 (including it’s Officers), Scouts from Pack 227 and Troop 205, members of the Post, and many friends and family of the Apple Valley community. … Continue reading

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Veterans Deliver Apples to District 196

Veterans Deliver Apples to District 196 Teachers & Staff for National Education Week – 40 yrs & Counting Veterans from the Apple Valley American Legion Post 1776 have been delivering apples during National Education Week to the teachers and staff … Continue reading

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