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November 19, 2017
Amber Nielsen and Holly Breeden pose with a photo from when they enlisted in the Wisconsin Army National Guard.  Nielsen and Breeden, both of Superior enlisted in the Wisconsin Army National Guard together as 11th graders. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
'It made me stronger': MN, WIS women recount a mix of military experiences
November 19, 2017 - 6:00am
November 16, 2017
Minn. DNR plans employment seminar for veterans
November 16, 2017 - 3:01pm
November 12, 2017
A Transportation Security Administration honor guard awaits as the plane bearing the remains of Cpl. Donald Baer taxis to the gate Thursday at the Mitchell International Airport in Milwaukee. Michael Sears / Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel
67 years later, missing soldier home at last
November 12, 2017 - 6:00am
November 11, 2017
T11.11.2017 -- Steve Kuchera -- 111217.N.DNT.VetsC1 -- Thomas Whitebird, veterans service officer for the FDL band, addresses the audience during Saturday’s panel discussion on veterans and military benefits. Other panel members at the discussion at the Cloquet VFW post were (from left) Duane Brownie, Carlton County veterans service officer; Col. Jon Safstrom; U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar; and Col. Anthony Polashek. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Klobuchar hears concerns facing Northland veterans
November 11, 2017 - 8:04pm
November 10, 2017
 Veterans in 23V Recon meet three times a week for three months to complete physical and mental activities to help them transition to civilian life.  Submitted photo
Veteran's program helps former service members transition to civilian life
November 10, 2017 - 11:38am
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
More veterans and military members are putting VA loans into service to buy homes
November 9, 2017 - 8:06am
October 19, 2017
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Volunteers with the Willmar chapter of Let's Go fishing host Bethesda Daybreak residents on an outing in June. The local volunteers hosted more than 2,000 guests in 2017, a record season.
Let's Go Fishing chapter reports biggest year yet
October 19, 2017 - 11:24pm
October 18, 2017
Campaign seeks to highlight service of Minnesota's women veterans
October 18, 2017 - 7:56pm
September 25, 2017
John Middlemas appears in a tweet by his grandson, Brennan Gilmore. Via Brennan Gilmore / Twitter.
Photo of 97-year-old WWII veteran taking a knee goes viral
September 25, 2017 - 1:07pm
September 20, 2017
New apartment complex for homeless veterans opening at Fort Snelling
September 20, 2017 - 8:57am
September 12, 2017
Another Hero Dog, Maverick, helps with grocery shopping.  Hero Dogs
Hero Dogs program enlists pups to help those who served
September 12, 2017 - 12:52pm
Joe Bristol (left) and Lane Lindsay connected last week when Lane and his wife, Karen, stopped by Michigan on their way back from a trip to the East Coast. (submitted photo)
Vietnam veterans bond for life -- and in death
September 12, 2017 - 6:10am
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
August 7, 2017
Clay Conover / Tribune

This barn at the Kandiyohi County Fairgrounds in Willmar will be full of animals this week during the County Fair. Exhibits begin showing up Tuesday, and the annual event opens to the public Wednesday.
Preparations underway for Kandiyohi County Fair; gates open Wednesday
August 7, 2017 - 5:51am
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