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Members of the 319th Air Refueling Wing Base Honor Guard out of the Grand Forks Air Base in North Dakota, remove Maj. Michael Freyholtz's casket. The Honor Guard provided full military honors Saturday at Freyholtz's burial in Hines Cemetery. Freyholtz, 34, of Hines, died July 28 in a plane crash in Alaska. Pioneer Photo/Bethany Wesley

Remembering Maj. Freyholtz: 'He was the best of the best'

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More than 200 people gathered in the Blackduck High School gymnasium Saturday to honor a "true American hero."

Maj. Michael Freyholtz, 34, a native of Hines and graduate of Blackduck High School, died July 28 with three other men when their C-17 cargo plane crashed during a training run at Elmendorf Air Force Base in Alaska.


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