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Veteran pays kindness forward

Malden veteran receives letters of appreciation

MALDEN - A local veteran was recognized for assisting a veteran's widow in Okanogan County by Congress members during Malden's Town Council on Tuesday, June 11.

Veterans aid for Rep. Dan Newhouse Hank Cramer and Veteran's Aide for Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers Doug Huff presented Malden resident Mark Butler letters of appreciation from both members of congress at the town council meeting.

In a letter to the town of Malden, Cramer requested a spot on the agenda to recognize Butler for generous assistance he gave to a struggling Veteran's Widow.

"Mark Butler is a disabled veteran who has suffered...


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