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Finished statues by Neil Brodin were placed the last week of October at the Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center at Fort Hood, Texas. The handshake represents the connection between the “young’’ military, represented by the statue on the left, and the “old’’ military, represented by the statue on the right. (Submitted)
West central Minnesota residents serve as models for bronze art project honoring military service
December 6, 2015 - 11:53pm
November 12, 2015
During a recent interview at his Brainerd home, Walt Straka, a Bataan Death March survivor, discusses his war time experiences. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Minnesota man tells of surviving Bataan Death March
November 12, 2015 - 9:35am
September 10, 2014
An alleged impersonator was spotted at the Olivia VFW Aug. 9, according to the Facebook user who posted this photo. (Contributed)
Willmar man suspected of impersonating decorated soldier
September 10, 2014 - 11:41pm
June 13, 2014
U.S. Army says Bergdahl condition stable, has not met parents
June 13, 2014 - 3:45pm
May 31, 2014
Undated image from video footage taken from a Taliban-affiliated website shows a man who says he is Private First Class Bowe R. Bergdahl, a U.S. soldier captured by the Taliban in southeastern Afghanistan in late June.
CREDIT: REUTERS VIA REUTERS
U.S. soldier freed in Afghanistan, five Taliban prisoners to leave Guantanamo
May 31, 2014 - 6:21pm
August 28, 2013
This undated file photo provided by the Bell County Sheriff's Department shows Army psychiatrist Maj. Nidal Hasan. A military jury has sentenced Hasan to death for the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood that killed 13 people and wounded more than 30 others. (AP Photo/Bell County Sheriff's Department, File)
Soldier sentenced to death for Fort Hood shooting
August 28, 2013 - 2:02pm
July 8, 2013
An Egyptian man cries outside a morgue after carrying the corpse of his brother killed near the Republican Guard building in Cairo, Egypt, Monday, July 8, 2013. Egyptian soldiers and police opened fire on supporters of the ousted president early Monday in violence that left dozens of people killed, including one officer, outside a military building in Cairo where demonstrators had been holding a sit-in, government officials and witnesses said. (AP Photo/Manu Brabo)
Clash with Egypt army kills at least 42 protesters
July 8, 2013 - 9:34am
July 3, 2013
Military special forces surround supporters of Islamist leader Mohammed Morsi in Nasser City, Cairo, Egypt, Wednesday, July 3, 2013. Army troops backed by armor and including commandos have deployed across much of the Egyptian capital, near protest sites and at key facilities and major intersections. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Update: Army tightens grip as Egypt awaits final move
July 3, 2013 - 12:46pm
February 15, 2013
In this 2006 file photo, Joan Najbar, of Duluth, Minn., holds the letter she sent her son Samuel Eininger in Iraq that was returned marked “deceased.” Bob King / Forum News Service file photo
Duluth Army mom finally gets U.S. Postal Service apology for ‘deceased’ stamp
February 15, 2013 - 9:00am
December 21, 2011
The late Mike Ose of Redwood Falls spoke about the Battle of Wood Lake at the site now being protected during a symposium and tour held by the Wood Lake Battlefield Preservation Association.
Agreement protects Wood Lake Battlefield site as Minnesota prepares to observe 150th anniversary of 1862 US Dakota Conflict
December 21, 2011 - 3:26pm
June 16, 2011
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
June 16, 2011 - 12:00am
June 15, 2011
FILE - In this March 16, 2002 file photo, U.S. Army Sgt. Nathaniel Glover from Florida perspires from the heat as he stands in formation at the southern command headquarters in the port city of Zamboanga, Philippines. Army soldiers are gleeful they can ditch the ill-fitting black wool berets they've worn for years and go back to their old, brimmed patrol caps. Army leaders say the change is taking effect Tuesday, which also happens to be the service's 236th birthday. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila, File)
U.S. Army ditches black berets in favor of caps
June 15, 2011 - 5:22pm
April 8, 2011
Southwest Minn. native Bertschi works dirty job of keeping Red River at bay in Fargo
April 8, 2011 - 10:11am
December 24, 2010
A Salvation Army bell ringer is seen Thursday in Willmar. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Generosity shines right through
December 24, 2010 - 12:00am
December 23, 2010
Video: A video Christmas greeting from U.S. Army Tech. Sgt. Taylor Maertens in Afghanistan:
December 23, 2010 - 12:20am
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