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November 12, 2017
Carolyn Lange / Tribune
Bruce Brown Sr., left, was surprised Saturday by his sons Tracy Brown, middle, and Bruce Brown Jr. during the wild game meal that was served free to veterans and their families at the Willmar American Legion. The father and sons all served in the Navy. A photo shows the men after they'd finished boot camp.
Following in his footsteps
November 12, 2017 - 10:33pm
November 9, 2017
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Mike Oleson,  a volunteer for the American Legion, places freshly sliced turkey in a container Thursday at the American Legion in Willmar. Oleson is one of the many volunteers who helped prepare food that will be served Saturday when more than 500 people are expected for the annual Veterans Day luncheon.
Veterans Day lunch to be served Saturday at American Legion
November 9, 2017 - 5:51pm
October 10, 2017
Massive brawl involving more than 100 people breaks out at Minn. American Legion
October 10, 2017 - 4:44pm
July 28, 2017
New London-Spicer's Matt Spaulding singles in Friday's American Legion State Tournament game against Giantvalley at Green Lake Diamond. Jake Schultz / Tribune
Legion Baseball: NLS opens state tourney with victory
July 28, 2017 - 11:25pm
July 21, 2017
Willmar legion ends season in slugfest
July 21, 2017 - 10:52pm
May 29, 2017
Three veterans airlifted after Memorial Day crash in van with 5 other Legion members in far northern Minnesota
May 29, 2017 - 7:38pm
December 19, 2016
Robert Ripley is given a Christmas present Saturday at Bethesda Health and Housing. The American Legion went to different elderly homes in the area and gave Christmas presents to veterans. Briana Sanchez / Tribune
American Legion gives Christmas presents to Veterans
December 19, 2016 - 11:29am
August 8, 2016
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From Willmar they ride to keep scholastic opportunities alive
August 8, 2016 - 10:31am
July 24, 2016
Colin Richards fires a first-inning pitch in Glenwood/Lowry's 3-0, District 7 Final Four championship win over BOLD Saturday in Montevideo. Aside from pitching a shutout, Richards also had a key RBI in the fourth inning. Clay Cunningham / Tribune
Taking command
July 24, 2016 - 10:30pm
June 19, 2016
Legion: Wild pitch lifts Montevideo over NLS
June 19, 2016 - 11:44pm
June 17, 2016
Legion Baseball: Holtz dominant on mound in Tri-Town shutout victory
June 17, 2016 - 12:28am
May 25, 2016
Firefighters remove siding Tuesday from the Willmar American Legion Post after a pickup truck that was parked near the building apparently caught fire. (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)
Update: Investigation into pickup fire at Willmar legion closed; cause unknown
May 25, 2016 - 3:49pm
February 24, 2016
Rep. Tim Miller, R-Prinsburg, holds Montevideo’s veteran’s home proposal while testifying to the House committee on government finance Tuesday at the American Legion post in Willmar. Montevideo City Council President Marv Garbe listens. (TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE)
Veterans make plea to legislators for veterans’ nursing home in Montevideo
February 24, 2016 - 12:03am
February 10, 2016
Marv Garbe addresses nearly 100 people at a rally Tuesday afternoon at the American Legion post in Montevideo as Rep. Tim Miller, R-Prinsburg, and Sen. Lyle Koenen, DFL-Clara City, look on. Garbe urged legislators to support a veterans home project in the community. (TOM CHERVENY | TRIBUNE)
Montevideo launches veterans’ home campaign
February 10, 2016 - 11:15pm
January 8, 2016
Alaska, “The Last Frontier,” offers beautiful scenery, wildlife and much more. It is the hope of author and outdoorsman Bob Erickson of St. Cloud that five regional veterans may experience that frontier in 2016, and that the Veterans to Alaska program become an annual event. (PHOTO COURTESY OF BOB ERICKSON)
Concert at Willmar’s American Legion tonight to help fund Alaskan trip for area veterans
January 8, 2016 - 3:12pm
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