When Buzzy Metayer noticed the Vietnam Memorial flagpole rusting, he made some calls to see if it could be painted for the upcoming holiday. With a week before Memorial Day and the rusty pole still rusting away at the base of the Veterans Memorial Bridge on ramp in Lewiston, he “did what needed to be done,” Metayer said.

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