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World War II
July 6, 2017
His remains finally identified, the wife of a deceased WWII soldier from Minnesota receives his medals
ROSEVILLE, Minn. — For nearly 73 years, Catherine Tauer waited. At first, she hoped her husband, a World War II soldier, would come home alive....
July 6, 2017 - 8:51pm
June 10, 2017
73 years after death in WWII, warrior's remains laid to rest in North Dakota
LAKOTA, N.D.—Warren Nelson was memorialized Saturday at Lakota Lutheran Church, where he was baptized in 94 years ago, for the second time....
June 10, 2017 - 6:49pm
May 14, 2017
22 family members greet Pelican Rapids World War II veteran after Honor Flight arrives in D.C.
WASHINGTON --- When World War II Army veteran Merle Grossman boarded the Honor Flight plane out of Fargo on Sunday, May 14, he wondered...
May 14, 2017 - 8:41pm
After surviving Holocaust horrors, Minn. woman shares story about coming to America
JASPER, Minn. — As she sits in her rocker, occasionally gazing out her window overlooking the front lawn of Sunrise Village in Jasper...
April 14, 2017 - 10:39am
April 9, 2017
Minnesota city remembers 75th anniversary of Bataan Death March
BRAINERD, Minn.—A ceremony Sunday morning marked the 75th anniversary of a Brainerd National Guard unit's part in the Bataan Death March...
April 9, 2017 - 6:37pm
February 19, 2017
75 years later, Japanese Americans recall pain of internment camps
NEW YORK—Joyce Nakamura Okazaki was 7 years old in 1942 when her family left their Los Angeles home and reported to a World War II internment...
February 19, 2017 - 8:30am
February 8, 2017
For MN resident, Trump's travel ban draws parallels from his past
WOODBURY, Minn. — President Donald Trump's recent ban on immigration from seven countries has one Woodbury man drawing parallels from...
February 8, 2017 - 4:54pm
December 5, 2016
Abe to become first Japanese PM to visit Pearl Harbor
TOKYO — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit Pearl Harbor this month with U.S. President Barack Obama, becoming his country's...
December 5, 2016 - 5:11pm
September 30, 2016
A story that has 'to be told'
When it comes to the Holocaust, retired Willmar history teacher Bill Borth might be the preeminent voice on the topic in the region. And it's...
September 30, 2016 - 4:00pm
August 10, 2016
96-year-old Montevideo war vet to be front and center at Twins game
MONTEVIDEO—Having retired from full-time employment only one year ago, Milton Hoidal is still adjusting to the idea of having the free...
August 10, 2016 - 11:30pm
August 1, 2016
Minnesota company helps in discovery of WWII airplane in Italy
BEMIDJI—Eric Trueblood, co-owner of AirCorps Aviation in Bemidji, has returned from "Finding Loren" in Italy. On July 23, Trueblood was among...
August 1, 2016 - 2:33pm
July 15, 2016
100 years a hero: Memory of the Doolittle Raiders lives on
GRANITE FALLS -- He was scared the whole time, but never so much as when it came time to bail out. They were flying in storm clouds at night,...
July 15, 2016 - 12:00am
May 26, 2016
Editorial: It’s time to welcome this Willmar sailor home
The remains of a Willmar sailor from World War II will finally be returning home tonight to Kandiyohi County. It has been nearly 72 years since...
May 26, 2016 - 6:58am
March 8, 2016
Pioneering female World War II pilot dies at age 96
Elizabeth Wall Strohfus loved to fly, and she was one of the few surviving Women Airforce Service Pilots last fall when she spoke in Willmar....
March 8, 2016 - 11:18pm
November 18, 2015
Former Minnesota resident, who was the eldest survivor of USS Arizona sinking, dies at 98
ROSWELL, N.M. – John Delmar Anderson, who at age 98 was the oldest known survivor of the sinking of the battleship USS Arizona during the...
November 18, 2015 - 7:51am