Two members of Beemer American Legion Post 159 will soon be doing a bit of conditioning. If they haven’t started already.Daryl Harrison and Ken Hanel have agreed to walk the 432 miles of Nebraska’s Highway 20 in May to raise awareness that US-20 has been designated the “Nebraska Medal of Honor Highway.”

Governor Pete Ricketts signed the paperwork Jan. 31, which was Veterans Legislative Day, an annual event at the State Capitol for veterans and veteran service organizations to learn about veteran- and military-related legislation.

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