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Iron Mike statue to be seated in Soldotna

...10046 are rallying around an "Iron Mike" bronze installation to memorialize the U.S. Military. Korean War veteran Herb Stettler conceived of the project. "He (Stettler) is going to get this done before he dies, if it kills him, or kills...
Herb's new place?A community effort!

"Only in America!" says Korean War veteran Herb Stettler as he expresses appreciation for his new home in Kasilof. Stettler...the most comfortable winter I've ever had," said an appreciative Herb Stettler.
Time to help a man who has helped so many

I was disheartened to read about Herb Stettler's home fire a couple of days ago. I have known Herb for several years through my association with The American Legion. A few...
Celebrating heroes

...Day, which started as Armistice Day to commemorate the end of World War I in 1918. Soldotna resident and VFW member Herb Stettler recited Lt. Col. John McCrae's poem, "In Flanders Fields," while members of the audience placed poppies down...

...extraordinary things. As the community placed poppies and wreaths in remembrance of veterans no longer with us, VFW member Herb Stettler recited Lt. Col. John McCrae's poem, "In Flanders Fields." The ceremony concluded with a 21-gun salute...
A memorable Memorial Day

...poppies for members of the community to participate in the traditional Memorial Day Placing of the Poppies ceremony. Herb Stettler read Flanders Field which explains the poppy tradition and Tim Wisnewski played Taps following a combined Rifle Salute...
Thank you for remembering, honoring sacrifice park, possible for our families and close friends. A very special thanks to Am Vet Chaplain Marti Hal, Veteran Herb Stettler and our local Veterans for their kind words and very meaningful ceremony, flag posting and gun salute. Our favorite...
Letter to the editor

...Building and U.S. Senator Mark Begich has a field office in the same building - and invitations are out to veterans who are in need of assistance.Thanks again to our community for great hospitality.Herb Stettler, Chaplain VFW Post 10046
Celebrating those who served

...on the poles and the (Veterans of Foreign Wars) is going over to put flags on the graves of the veterans," said Herb Stettler, Korean War Veteran with the VFW said. "Yes, we are ready this year."Stettler said Madeline Micciche will be...
Around the District

...official entry form and more information, check the VFW website at, contact a school counselor, or call Herb Stettler at 907-398-1367 or Rachel Jurco at 907-262-1352. Entries must be submitted to the VFW Post 10046 at 134...


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