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Patriotic tears fall as American flag is raised

Colin Mulvany - The Spokesman-Review

Tina Barritt stood in her north Spokane yard Friday morning clutching an American flag to her chest, tears streaming down her face, as she watched a crew put the finishing touches on her new flagpole. It was installed by a new nonprofit that provides free handyman services for disabled veterans.