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June 9, 2016
Obama approves broader role for US forces in Afghanistan
June 9, 2016 - 10:29pm
May 31, 2016
Worthington High School student Theodore Stewart reads about the origins of Memorial Day during the holiday program Monday morning in Worthington’s Chautauqua Park. Ryan McGaughey/Daily Globeplay button
Memorial Day at Chautauqua Park
May 31, 2016 - 9:41am
May 26, 2016
Honoring our military: Local communities host Memorial Day services
May 26, 2016 - 8:28pm
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Career sailor to offer Worthington Memorial Day address
May 26, 2016 - 7:42pm
February 25, 2016
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Minnesota Guard to name first female general
February 25, 2016 - 6:41am
February 2, 2016
Women should have to register for draft, top generals say
February 2, 2016 - 3:43pm
January 18, 2016
An undated picture released by Iran’s Revolutionary Guards website shows American sailors sitting in a unknown place in Iran. Reuters
Sailors captured by Iran were held at gunpoint, U.S. military reports
January 18, 2016 - 2:51pm
January 12, 2016
Pakistani paramilitary force raids home of New York Times reporter
January 12, 2016 - 3:34pm
December 15, 2015
Saudi Deputy Crown Prince and Defense Minister Mohammed bin Salman speaks during a news conference Tuesday in Riyadh. Saudi Arabia Tuesday announced the formation of a 34-state Islamic military coalition to combat terrorism, according to a joint statement published on state news agency SPA. Reuters handout
Saudi Arabia announces 34-state Islamic military alliance against terrorism
December 15, 2015 - 3:08pm
December 3, 2015
Then U.S. Army First Lieutenant Kirsten Griest (left) and fellow soldiers participate in combatives training during the Ranger Course in August on Fort Benning, Ga. Reuters
U.S. military opens all combat roles to women
December 3, 2015 - 3:00pm
July 29, 2015
As other see it: For safety, arm military
July 29, 2015 - 9:36pm
July 27, 2015
Minnesota soldiers ‘sitting ducks,’ legislator says
July 27, 2015 - 9:39pm
July 26, 2015
Chaplain Kelly Wasberg (left), retired Gen. John Vessey (center) and Minnesota Commissioner of Veterans Affairs Larry Shellito salute the flag as it passes before them during a July 18 ceremony honoring the opening of the “Minnesota Voices of the Vietnam War” exhibit at the Minnesota Military Museum at Camp Ripley. (Forum News Service)
New Vietnam exhibit at Minnesota Military Museum shows conflict through veterans' memories
July 26, 2015 - 9:16pm
July 21, 2015
Column: Military retirement reform needs troops' input
July 21, 2015 - 5:11pm
July 7, 2015
Bill Smith of Grey Eagle writes a message honoring his son Paul on a kayak being used to support Navy veteran Chris Ring, left, as he swims the length of the Mississippi to honor families of those killed in conflict. Paul Smith was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions in the 2003 invasion of Iraq. Zach Kayers/Brainerd Dispatch
Honor to the lost: Navy vet swimming the Mississippi stops in Camp Ripley
July 7, 2015 - 9:12pm