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March 19, 2017
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un watched the ground jet test of a Korean-style high-thrust engine newly developed by the Academy of the National Defence Science in this undated picture provided by KCNA in Pyongyang on March 19, 2017. KCNA/via Reuters
Trump: North Korea's Kim 'acting very, very badly'
March 19, 2017 - 3:55pm
Peter Adolfson, was presented a plaque of recognition from the city chamber of commerce by Lee Buchacher. Submitted photo.
Adolfson receives Sailor of the Year Award
March 19, 2017 - 11:22am
March 14, 2017
Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps Ronald Green speaks during a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on the Marines United Facebook page on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. on March 14, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein
Lawmakers grill U.S. military leaders over nude photo sharing scandal
March 14, 2017 - 2:05pm
March 11, 2017
"I am so excited," said Ellie Moltzan of Frazee, Minn., as she waits for her husband, Erik, a member of the U.S. Army Reserve 312th Engineer Company, to arrive at the Duluth airport on Saturday evening, March 11, 2017. Bob King / Forum News Serviceplay button
Families welcome Duluth's U.S. Army Reserve 312th Company home
March 11, 2017 - 9:43pm
February 27, 2017
Iraqi Special Forces soldiers search a house for Islamic State fighters in Mosul, Iraq, Feb. 27, 2017. Goran Tomasevic / Reuters
Pentagon delivers draft plan to 'rapidly' defeat Islamic State to White House
February 27, 2017 - 8:24pm
Supporters of President Donald Trump attend a "Spirit of America" rally in Denver Feb. 27, 2017. Rick Wilking / Reuters
Trump seeks 'historic' increase of 9 percent in U.S. military's budget
February 27, 2017 - 5:31pm
February 26, 2017
SCOTTY ALLISON COLUMN: Work continues to build veterans home in Bemidji
February 26, 2017 - 11:30am
February 25, 2017
Resources for veterans in Bemidji, Minn., are limited to a VA outpatient clinic. The closest residential care facility is more than 100 miles away. Maggi Stivers / Forum News Service
Lawmakers consider adding 2 Minnesota veterans homes
February 25, 2017 - 7:53am
February 24, 2017
President Donald Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference in Oxon Hill, Md., Feb. 24, 2017. Jonathan Ernst / Reutersplay button
Trump vows military to be ‘bigger and better and stronger than ever before’
February 24, 2017 - 4:04pm
December 25, 2016
VETERANS ISSUES COLUMN: New medication co-payment rates at the VA
December 25, 2016 - 11:46am
December 2, 2016
Veterans have a confrontation with police on Backwater bridge during a protest against plans to pass the Dakota Access pipeline near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, near Cannon Ball, N.D., Dec. 1, 2016. REUTERS/Stephanie Keith
Military veterans building barracks for Dakota Access pipeline protests
December 2, 2016 - 9:53pm
November 21, 2016
Don Kirchner: Hacksaw Ridge' pays tribute to war heroes
November 21, 2016 - 10:32am
November 14, 2016
Becker County native David A. Hurr was a private in the U.S. Army when he was killed in action during the Korean War on the night of Aug. 1-2, 1950, at just 19 years of age. Hurr attended Holy Rosary School in Detroit Lakes after his family moved there from Ponsford in 1940, but did not graduate from high school before he enlisted. (Submitted photo)
Gone but not forgotten: Author seeks Medal of Honor for DL man who died a hero in Korea
November 14, 2016 - 3:14pm
September 29, 2016
Jonathan and Juanita Trexel are planning a $15 million facility in the woods north of Duluth for traumatized and injured military personnel, police, first responders and others who are struggling to cope with events from their past. (Artist's rendering courtesy of Northern Life Ranch)
Short of donations, Pequaywan recovery center on hold: Nebraska couple envisions buffalo grazing around pastoral retreat north of Duluth
September 29, 2016 - 5:00am
August 31, 2016
Audience members at a Minnesota State Fair military celebration on Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2106, enjoy a fly-by of World War II aircraft. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota State Fair celebrates Yellow Ribbon program for veterans
August 31, 2016 - 3:40am