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A beach in Hoi An, located in central Vietnam. (Tom Horgen/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)
In Vietnam, a lifelong Minnesotan discovers his mother's country for the first time
August 21, 2017 - 7:35pm
August 2, 2017
While at the memorial wall, the men all wore shirts identifying themselves as veterans. Many people stopped to ask questions and thank them for their service. (Contributed)
Visiting war memorial connects Minnesota veteran with men he served with
August 2, 2017 - 12:16pm
July 31, 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump awards the Medal of Honor to James McCloughan, who served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War, during a ceremony at the White House in Washington, U.S. July 31, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
A soldier who survived 48 hours of terror in Vietnam receives the Medal of Honor
July 31, 2017 - 3:14pm
September 7, 2016
Captain E. Royce Williams, U.S. Navy retired
Big Stone County community wants nation to remember 'forgotten hero'
September 7, 2016 - 11:45pm
June 29, 2016
A photo of the traveling wall that will be in Willmar over the 4th of July weekend. (SUBMITTED)
Traveling tribute to Vietnam vets stops in Willmar
June 29, 2016 - 12:00am
August 10, 2013
Western Minn. soybean growers host importers from Vietnam
August 10, 2013 - 10:31am
April 4, 2013
Vietnamese hopeful of unproven Scientology 'detox'
April 4, 2013 - 6:41am
July 21, 2012
Vietnam Fund is looking to collect photo of each vet on memorial wall
July 21, 2012 - 12:00am
March 26, 2011
Letter: Let's honor Vietnam veterans
March 26, 2011 - 12:00am
Commentary: A complexity of Vietnam, reduced to a bit of shame
May 26, 2010 - 12:00am
May 24, 2010
Commentary: Real, true Marines just do not lie
May 24, 2010 - 12:00am
March 19, 2010
Jon Hovde, a Vietnam veteran and motivational speaker, addresses an audience of some 300 military veterans Thursday during the Kandiyohi County veterans benefit workshop at the Holiday Inn and Conference Center in Willmar. Hovde is the author of "Left For Dead," a memoir that recounts his recovery from injuries suffered when an armored personnel carrier he was driving hit an antitank mine during the Vietnam War. While hospitalized, Hovde was twice pronounced dead. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Inspirational story
March 19, 2010 - 12:00am
August 14, 2009
Opening ceremony tonight in Hanley Falls for Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall
August 14, 2009 - 2:10pm
June 10, 2009
"There hasn't been much recognition of Vietnam vets since the war ended. It'll be an opportunity to reminisce," Milt Tollefson, a Vietnam vet stationed in the Mekong Delta in 1969, said of the St. Paul event. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
St. Paul event to honor Vietnam vets to have large local turnout
June 10, 2009 - 12:00am
October 30, 2008
Letter: McCain's erratic behavior
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am