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September 15, 2014
Wally Gustafson keeps this photograph of the Japanese surrender aboard the USS Missouri on the wall at his downtown Willmar law office. He was perched atop one of the battleship’s guns only 30 feet away when the instrument of surrender was signed on September 2, 1945. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
Wally Gustafson: Witness to surrender of Japan aboard USS Missouri recalls somber event
September 15, 2014 - 12:03am
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 30, 2014
Marlys Anderson continues to give back to those serving our country overseas by leading “Caps for Soldiers." Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Caps for Soldiers continues to give back
May 30, 2014 - 11:07pm
May 27, 2014
The annual Memorial Day Service is held at Fairview Cemetery in Willmar on Monday with retired Army National Guard Chaplin and brigadier general, Dean Elton Johnson presenting the memorial address.play button
Video: Memorial Day Program at Fairview Cemetery
May 27, 2014 - 3:41pm
May 26, 2014
Retired Army National Guard brigadier general, the Rev. Dean Johnson presents the memorial address Monday during the Memorial Day program at Fairview Cemetery in Willmar. Johnson, a pastor at Calvary Lutheran Church in Willmar, spoke about the thousands of Americans who have died in service to the country. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Memorial Day for remembering sacrifice of veterans
May 26, 2014 - 11:10pm
May 23, 2014
Glynn Crooks of the  Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community, center left, and Chairwoman Erma Vizenor of the White Earth Nation unveil a plaque Thursday on the Minnesota Capitol grounds honoring American Indian military veterans. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
American Indian veterans receive Minnesota Capitol honor
May 23, 2014 - 1:00am
February 24, 2014
George W. Bush launches program to help veterans transition from war
February 24, 2014 - 3:31pm
November 10, 2013
To thank every veteran today, you’d have to say ‘thanks for your service’ more than 21 million times
November 10, 2013 - 11:04pm
Jon Lindstrand, of Kandiyohi, sorts through piles of uniforms as he works on the set-up Saturday of  his military display at the War Memorial Auditorium in Willmar. The exhibit, which includes more than 5,000 military artifacts, will be on display at the auditorium through Wednesday. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Veterans Day exhibit set up at City Auditorium for 15th year
November 10, 2013 - 11:01pm
During shutdown, U.S. charity to ensure fallen troops' death benefits
October 10, 2013 - 6:53am
Editorial: Congress is failing military families
October 10, 2013 - 4:00am
October 7, 2013
Libya, Somalia raids show U.S. reach, problems
October 7, 2013 - 7:29am
September 17, 2013
Aaron Alexis, who the FBI believe to be responsible for the September 16, 2013 shootings at the Washington Navy Yard in Washington, D.C., is shown in this undated handout photograph provided by Kristi Suthamtewakul, wife of "Happy Bowl" Thai restaurant owner Nutpisit Suthamtewakul, who was best friends with Aaron Alexis when he lived in White Settlement, Texas.
REUTERS/Kristi Suthamtewakul/Handout via Reuters
Authorities question vetting of Washington gunman who killed 12
September 17, 2013 - 11:07am
Officials say no evidence of second shooter in Washington Navy Yard rampage
September 17, 2013 - 7:07am