After theft, bronze star markers replaced at cemeteries

Snap Fitness founder and CEO Peter Taunton donated $5,420 to replace more than 200 bronze star markers recently stolen from the graves of veterans in three cemeteries in Isanti County. The markers on Tuesday were placed on the graves by local Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts.
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Snap Fitness founder and CEO Peter Taunton donated $5,420 to replace more than 200 bronze star markers recently stolen from the graves of veterans in three cemeteries in Isanti County. The markers on Tuesday were placed on the graves by local Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts.

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