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July 18, 2018
The remains of one of six soldiers from the 1st Massachusetts Regiment found in Centreville, Va., in 1997. The soldiers were believed to have been killed in the Battle of Blackburn's Ford, which occurred on July 18, 1861. The soldiers were later reburied in the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne, Mass. in 2006. MUST CREDIT: Fairfax County/Mike Johnson.
The forgotten graves of soldiers killed 157 years ago, during the Battle of Blackburn's Ford
July 18, 2018 - 3:30pm
February 19, 2018
This copy of the Declaration of Independence, made in the 1820s, was given to founding father James Madison. MUST CREDIT: Handout
Rare copy of Declaration of Independence survived Civil War hidden behind wallpaper
February 19, 2018 - 1:57pm
September 20, 2017
Letter: Why do we honor traitors?
September 20, 2017 - 9:11am
August 24, 2017
The Confederate Submarine H.L. Hunley (1863-1864). MUST CREDIT: U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph-Navy Art Collection.
Science may have solved the 150-year-old mystery of a sunken Civil War submarine
August 24, 2017 - 1:26pm
May 1, 2017
President Donald Trump (L), flanked by Vice President Mike Pence, delivers remarks to members of the Independent Community Bankers Association in the Kennedy Garden at the White House in Washington, U.S., May 1, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Trump questions why U.S. Civil War had to happen
May 1, 2017 - 12:34pm
November 29, 2016
Minnesota state Rep. Dean Urdahl of Grove City argues on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, in favor of returning paintings about the Civil War and American Indian events to the governor's office. A state committee agreed that the Civil War art should be returned when a Capitol renoevatoin is finished. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Upset over paintings, Dayton walks out; Urdahl supports paintings return
November 29, 2016 - 9:10pm
Capitol celebration scheduled in August
November 29, 2016 - 8:55pm
September 28, 2015
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Video: Civil War actors bring history to life
September 28, 2015 - 7:42am
May 23, 2015
Commentary: Remembering their service
May 23, 2015 - 4:00am
May 24, 2014
Private George F. Matthews Jr.’s gravestone at Poplar Cemetery in Cass County notes his service in the 32nd Iowa Infantry Regiment. Private Peter Parson was buried in an unmarked grave near Pleasant Hill, La., in April, 1864.
Commentary: A story of two Union soldiers: One of service and sacrifice
May 24, 2014 - 6:00am
July 25, 2013
UN chief says over 100,000 people killed in Syria
July 25, 2013 - 12:53pm
July 3, 2013
Editorial: July 4th is result of their sacrifice at Gettysburg, Vicksburg
July 3, 2013 - 12:00am
July 1, 2013
Gettysburg Civil War casualty from Stillwater gets gravesite tribute
July 1, 2013 - 10:55am
June 25, 2013
Minnesotans to remember those killed in Civil War
June 25, 2013 - 11:34pm
Barb and Dan Leritz of Willmar accepted a two-year teaching assignment in Aleppo, Syria, but had to flee the country and end their work after seven months due to the conflict there.
Home from Syria: Watching and fearing the end is not going to work out
December 25, 2012 - 10:43pm