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November 9, 2017
More veterans and military members are putting VA loans into service to buy homes
November 9, 2017 - 8:06am
August 8, 2017
ynn Graham sits on his porch in Redwater, Texas, after returning from an appointment at the closest U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs medical center, which is 85 miles from his home. The VA is testing new programs to ensure that veterans in rural areas get health care. (Jen Fifield /Statelie)
For rural veterans, new approaches to health care
August 8, 2017 - 3:52pm
July 22, 2016
Commentary: Latest VA fix creates new ills
July 22, 2016 - 1:00am
May 30, 2014
President Barack Obama announces the resignation of U.S. Secretary of Veteran Affairs Eric Shinseki after meeting with Shinseki at the White House in Washington, May 30, 2014. REUTERS/Larry Downing
Obama says VA chief Shinseki resigns; deputy Sloan to take over
May 30, 2014 - 10:36am
May 23, 2014
Wayne Emberland has logged 1,000 hours driving Kandiyohi County veterans to the VA in St. Cloud. He’s being honored for this milestone next week in St. Cloud. (Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange)
Veteran logs 1,000 hours driving fellow veterans to VA
May 23, 2014 - 3:00am
May 22, 2014
Minnesota Commentary: Sound alarm even in VA stories not local
May 22, 2014 - 5:00am
August 6, 2013
John Woodman of Willmar was recently diagnosed with an illness linked to the harmful chemicals that were in the water supply at Camp Lejeune while he served with the U.S. Marine Corps. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Willmar, Minn., vet, who avoided Vietnam, has terminal illness linked to water at Camp Lejeune
August 6, 2013 - 11:44pm
July 10, 2013
VA looks for answers on veterans suicide rate
July 10, 2013 - 12:13am
June 20, 2013
Military veterans from Kandiyohi County talk about the backlog of cases in the Department of Veterans Affairs during a meeting Thursday with staff from Sen. Al Franken’s office. Pictured are Dell Bjerketvedt, from left, Harley Capps, Lester Kaenel and Kandiyohi County Veterans Service Officer Trish Appeldorn. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
Willmar, Minn.-area veterans provide input on VA backlog and Sen. Franken's proposed solutions
June 20, 2013 - 11:52pm
February 7, 2013
James Koutz, the American Legion’s national commander, addresses an audience Thursday during a noon meeting at the Willmar American Legion. Tribune photo by Ron Adamsplay button
Natl. American Legion commander taking on slew of new challenges
February 7, 2013 - 11:12pm
December 9, 2011
Letter: Thoughts about the VA
December 9, 2011 - 12:00am
January 18, 2011
Business Briefs
January 18, 2011 - 12:00am
January 2, 2010
VA to offer H1N1, seasonal flu shots
January 2, 2010 - 12:00am