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May 27, 2018
Terry Steele represented the Pine River American Legion and 40 and 8 club while instlaling headstones at three veteran graves at PIne Ridge Cemetery. Travis Grimler / Forum News Service
Grave markers placed for long-deceased Minnesota veterans
May 27, 2018 - 6:05am
May 22, 2018
Shawn Bolf of Normanna Township works through a pile of medical records Tuesday, May 22. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Area veteran says he’s suffering consequences of antimalarial drug prescribed during 148th Fighter Wing deployment
May 22, 2018 - 10:18pm
May 14, 2018
Rick and Tracy Clark stand by a memorial to their son, Ryane, at a memorial parking lot along the Glacial Lakes Trail. Ryane was killed in 2010 while deployed to Afghanistan. Carolyn Lange / Forum News Serviceplay button
New London family organizes Minnesota Fallen Heroes Walk
May 14, 2018 - 8:46pm
May 11, 2018
Harold Gifford with the cane, 94, from Woodbury, salutes his brother, Navy Radioman 2nd Class Quentin J. Gifford, as his remains are escorted by a Navy Honor Guard to a waiting hearse at Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport on Friday, May 11, 2018. Gifford, 22, of Mankato, was killed during the Dec. 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor. His remains were recently identified using DNA. (John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
'Finally home': Pearl Harbor victim coming home, at last, to Minnesota
May 11, 2018 - 8:48pm
March 10, 2018
The U.S. Navy’s newest combat vessel turns toward the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center after passing under the Aerial Lift Bridge On Oct. 23, 2003. The $531 million ship is part of the Navy’s new “littoral combat ship” program. A new littoral combat ship of the same type, the Minneapolis-St. Paul, is being built in Marinette, Wis., and efforts are under way to have the vessel commissioned in Duluth when it's completed and delivered to the U.S. Navy. (Forum News Service file photo)
Duluth in running for ship commissioning
March 10, 2018 - 5:00pm
March 4, 2018
U.S. Marine Corps private Thomas Doyle, right, of St. Paul, stands with fellow privates Adam Kovaks, left, of Sioux Falls, S.D. and Xavier Baugus of St. Paul during boot camp in San Diego on Feb. 20, 2018. All three were scheduled to graduate Marine boot camp on March 2. They have 10 days off after graduation, then return for additional training. S. M. Chavey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
One man's journey from a job at Como Zoo to learning military life in San Diego
March 4, 2018 - 6:00am
February 11, 2018
LSC program helps medics become nurses
February 11, 2018 - 4:15pm
February 10, 2018
Dustin Defiel, 30, is shown at the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter, Minn., a secure psychiatric hospital, during a recent interview. Randy Cadwell / Forum News Service
Hospitalized veteran with PTSD tells of killing father at Fergus Falls home
February 10, 2018 - 6:50pm
November 19, 2017
Amber Nielsen and Holly Breeden pose with a photo from when they enlisted in the Wisconsin Army National Guard.  Nielsen and Breeden, both of Superior enlisted in the Wisconsin Army National Guard together as 11th graders. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
'It made me stronger': MN, WIS women recount a mix of military experiences
November 19, 2017 - 6:00am
November 11, 2017
T11.11.2017 -- Steve Kuchera -- 111217.N.DNT.VetsC1 -- Thomas Whitebird, veterans service officer for the FDL band, addresses the audience during Saturday’s panel discussion on veterans and military benefits. Other panel members at the discussion at the Cloquet VFW post were (from left) Duane Brownie, Carlton County veterans service officer; Col. Jon Safstrom; U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar; and Col. Anthony Polashek. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Klobuchar hears concerns facing Northland veterans
November 11, 2017 - 8:04pm
November 10, 2017
 Veterans in 23V Recon meet three times a week for three months to complete physical and mental activities to help them transition to civilian life.  Submitted photo
Veteran's program helps former service members transition to civilian life
November 10, 2017 - 11:38am
October 3, 2017
Judge David Johnson talks to each of the graduates of the South St. Louis County Drug Court Friday afternoon, Oct. 6, 2017, during a special ceremony honoring the graduates. Bob King / Forum News Service
Duluth judge to lead Marine graduates
October 3, 2017 - 6:14pm
September 26, 2017
Michelle and Brian Grundtner walk along Lake Superior last week. Brian was diagnosed with TBI. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
After skydiving mishap, Army staff sergeant from Minn. takes on traumatic brain injury
September 26, 2017 - 9:31am
September 22, 2017
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
September 22, 2017 - 9:26am
September 20, 2017
New apartment complex for homeless veterans opening at Fort Snelling
September 20, 2017 - 8:57am
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