BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- Gov. Jack Dalrymple on Friday encouraged North Dakotans to observe Veterans Day through ceremonies, patriotic activities and the display of state and U.S. flags.

Dalrymple says veterans and current soldiers "represent the very best of our state and nation."

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Dalrymple was attending a Veterans Day ceremony at Bismarck State College. U.S. Sen. John Hoeven was speaking at a program at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Fargo. He says people can't do enough to show gratitude for the services of veterans.