Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

veterans home

April 17, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune

Dave Swenson of rural Montevideo is among the more than 100 veterans gathered Monday at the American Legion in Montevideo to let staff members of U.S. Sen. Tina Smith know of their support for a skilled nursing home for veterans in Montevideo. Organizers are expecting an announcement Wednesday that the proposal will be in the Minnesota House bonding bill.
Monte expects bonding bill to include vet home
April 17, 2018 - 5:33am
March 23, 2018
Monte issues ''call to arms" to support veterans home
March 23, 2018 - 11:21am
January 17, 2018
Bemidji seeks state funding for proposed northern Minn. veterans home
January 17, 2018 - 11:01pm
Former Minnesota state representative John Persell asks a question on Wednesday during a meeting of the Minnesota Senate Capital Investment Committee at the Northwest Minnesota Foundation about the proposed Northern Minnesota Veterans Home. Jordan Shearer / Forum News Service
Bemidji seeks state funding for proposed northern Minn. veterans home
January 17, 2018 - 5:26pm
January 9, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

Members of the State Senate Capital Investment Committee listen Monday as proponents of a veterans nursing home in Montevideo explain their request for state funding. From left are Sens. John Jasinski, Scott Newman and David Senjem.
Montevideo makes its mark again for vet home, turns out for bonding tour
January 9, 2018 - 6:01am
December 6, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

John Handeen, a World War II veteran, was among those Tuesday at a rally in Montevideo who encouraged state legislators to obtain funding for a veterans home. Handeen said it is especially needed to serve Vietnam veterans.
Montevideo moves forward on veterans home
December 6, 2017 - 7:04am
December 4, 2017
Supporters to rally for Montevideo veterans home project
December 4, 2017 - 3:48pm
August 16, 2017
Submitted graphic
An artist's rendition of the proposed veterans' nursing home in Montevideo. Proponents are planning to return to the capitol for another try at state funding for the project.
Monte Veterans Home plans yet another try
August 16, 2017 - 6:20pm
January 21, 2014
A standing-room only crowd fills the meeting room to urge the Chippewa County Board of Commissioners to commit $3 million toward the veterans nursing home project in Montevideo. Marv Garbe, standing at left, outlines the proposal to the commissioners as more than 80 supporters listen during the meeting Tuesday at the Chippewa County Courthouse in Montevideo. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Montevideo bringing $5 million strong case for veterans home to the state Legislature
January 21, 2014 - 11:51pm
November 5, 2013
Lawmakers to hear pitch for veterans home in west central Minnesota
November 5, 2013 - 11:35pm