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November 17, 2018
Fields Arthur, right, was serving in the U.S. Air Force in Osceola, Wis., in 1951 taking a nine-month course in radio mechanics, when he fell in love with a telephone operator from Stillwater named Tena MacDonald. Submitted photos
After years of wondering, Air Force vet learns what became of long lost love
14 hours 29 min ago
October 25, 2018
Jonny comes home: Northwest Minnesota town welcomes back a hero
October 25, 2018 - 6:15pm
October 17, 2018
Tom Krabbenhoft of Moorhead lives daily with a bad back and other chronic problems, physical and mental, caused by surviving a helicopter crash while serving with the North Dakota National Guard 26 years ago. David Samson / Forum News Service
'The most terrifying moment': 26 years later, Minnesota vet still battles effects of helicopter crash in Alaskan wilderness
October 17, 2018 - 6:17am
October 16, 2018
Carolyn Lange / Tribune

Mike O'Brien, left, and John Laughlin visit with other military veterans Monday morning during a free coffee time at the Willmar Community Center. These events will be held the first and third Monday of each month.
Making connections: Local veterans come together for coffee and conversation
October 16, 2018 - 6:42am
October 1, 2018
Jerry Kyser directs a World War II veteran and his guardian to the elevators at the Hubert H. Humphrey terminal at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018. He spent the day with 78 vets, part of an Honor Flight Twin Cities tour of Washington D.C. Deanna Weniger / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Honor Flight Twin Cities founders find healing in helping war veterans
October 1, 2018 - 9:21pm
September 10, 2018
Letter: We owe a debt to our veterans
September 10, 2018 - 12:19pm
August 31, 2018
Nicole Phillips, Kindness is Contagious columnist.
Commentary: Parade made the day of 90-year-old veteran
August 31, 2018 - 11:46am
August 23, 2018
Nation’s first fixed dental clinic at VA home opens in Minneapolis
August 23, 2018 - 3:05pm
July 29, 2018
rom left: Veterans Rick Bain, Ryan Webb and Matt Roy prepare to load their canoes onto a trailer before heading to Dennis Jerome's home in Grand Rapids on July 24. Tyler Schank / Forum News Service
Seeking solace on the river: Warrior Expeditions helps veterans “walk off the war”
July 29, 2018 - 6:05am
June 30, 2018
State and local officials visit future site of Bemidji veterans home
June 30, 2018 - 3:12pm
June 26, 2018
The national memorial to Native American veterans will be built on the grounds of the National Museum of the American Indian. MUST CREDIT: Photo courtesy of the National Museum of the American Indian
Design chosen for first national monument to Native American veterans
June 26, 2018 - 8:11pm
June 6, 2018
President Donald Trump at a rally at the Nashville Municipal Auditorium in Nashville, Tenn. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump signs veterans health bill as White House works against bipartisan plan to fund it
June 6, 2018 - 2:29pm
May 31, 2018
Hannah Kim hugs Korean War veteran Ed Valle, president of the Minnesota Korean War Veterans Chapter 1, in front of the Korean War memorial on the Minnesota State Capitol grounds on Thursday, May 31, 2018. Kim has visited more than 30 memorial sites in 21 states to raise funds and awareness for a proposed "Wall of Remembrance" she hopes to see added to the national Korean War Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. (Frederick Melo / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Korean immigrant's odyssey brings her to Minnesota
May 31, 2018 - 8:56pm
May 27, 2018
Jay Hagen of Duluth speaks to students about the search for his uncle's remains while participating in the Memorial Day program at Congdon Park Elementary School in Duluth Thursday, May 24. Hagen's uncle was killed during a battle in the Pacific Theater during World War II. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Piecing together the past
May 27, 2018 - 6:05am
May 26, 2018
Rand Middleton / Special to the Tribune
Members of  VFW Post 1639, Willmar, including Brian Gislason, foreground, place flags at the graves of military veterans on Saturday at St. John’s Lutheran Church near Pennock while visiting cemeteries in  northwest Kandiyohi County.
Flags placed on veterans' graves in Kandiyohi County
May 26, 2018 - 10:34am