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February 16, 2019
VA official who exploited veterans in fraud scam gets 11 years
18 hours 53 sec ago
February 9, 2019
The VA Hospital parking lot in Minneapolis where Justin Miller, a 33-year-old Marine Corps veteran, took his own life last year. Photo for The Washington Post by Jenn Ackerman
'Parking lot suicides' at VA hospitals prompt calls for better training, prevention efforts
February 9, 2019 - 2:21pm
January 10, 2019
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Daphne Evenson cuts fabric Monday in preparation for the Sew-a-thon for Veterans on Jan. 19 at the Willmar Community Center. Evenson, who is a volunteer through Willmar Area Country Quilters, is cutting fabric for later making bags for veterans' walkers and wheelchairs.
Sewing veterans some love in Willmar
January 10, 2019 - 7:03am
December 27, 2018
Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson. Courtesy photo
Fraudulent veterans phone card charity to shut down
December 27, 2018 - 7:09pm
November 25, 2018
Doug Martin of Milnor, N.D., had reason to smile after shooting a buck this week at the annual hunt for disabled veterans at Camp Grafton near Devils Lake, N.D. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Camp Grafton hunt in northeastern North Dakota an annual veterans’ favorite
November 25, 2018 - 7:15am
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
November 17, 2018 - 11:34am
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