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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
June 4, 2018
Members of the American Legion Ralph Gracie Post 14 present the colors on Sunday at the beginning of the 13th annual Ride For the Troops. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
A roaring ride: 13th annual Ride for the Troops held in Bemidji (PHOTO GALLERY)
June 4, 2018 - 9:36am
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 29, 2018
Honoring the fallen: Memorial Day ceremony pays tribute to veterans
May 29, 2018 - 1:26pm
May 27, 2018
Boeing B-17F Memphis Belle on display in the World War II Gallery at the National Museum of the United States Air Force in Dayton, Ohio. B-17's flew in every combat zone during World War II, but its most significant service was over Europe. Along with the B-24 Liberator, the B-17 formed the backbone of the USAAF strategic bombing force, and it helped win the war by crippling Germany’s war industry. (U.S. Air Force photo by Ken LaRock)
Bemidji on the 'Belle': Local company helps in restoring two famous World War II aircraft
May 27, 2018 - 8:15am
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 25, 2018
Katie Pinke, right, in 1989 with her friend, Sara, at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Submitted photo
Commentary: Some gave all: A visit to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
May 25, 2018 - 10:26am
May 22, 2018
Shawn Bolf of Normanna Township works through a pile of medical records Tuesday, May 22. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Area veteran says he’s suffering consequences of antimalarial drug prescribed during 148th Fighter Wing deployment
May 22, 2018 - 10:18pm
May 3, 2018
Minnesota state Sen. David Tomassoni of Chisholm talks with Sens. Dan Sparks of Austin, left, and Kent Eken of Twin Valley during the Thursday, May 3, Senate session. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota leaders ready to negotiate taxes
May 3, 2018 - 5:38pm
April 20, 2018
Ralph Gracie was a pioneer fighter pilot from Bemidji who was shot down in World War I. The American Legion Post in Bemidji is named for him, as is Ralph Gracie Memorial Park near the BSU campus. Gracie will be inducted into the Minnesota Aviation Hall of Fame on Saturday, April 21, in Bloomington. Submitted photo.
Bemidji's Gracie to be inducted into Minnesota Aviation Hall of Fame
April 20, 2018 - 5:31pm
April 18, 2018
Joe Vene, former Beltrami County Commissioner and U.S. Army Veteran, speaks at a House GOP press conference on Wednesday in St. Paul about a bill to fund a veterans home in Bemidji, as well as in Preston and Montevideo. Scotty Allison, Beltrami County Veteran Services Officer, is on the left. Behind Vene and Allison, left to right, are Rep. Matt Bliss, R-Pennington, and Rep. Matt Grossell, R-Clearbrook. (Photo from YouTube video)
Governor skeptical about vet home proposal; Bemidji-area legislators, veterans support plan
April 18, 2018 - 5:23pm
April 15, 2018
John Eggers
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you know a veteran?
April 15, 2018 - 9:15am
March 30, 2018
Jenny Pacanowski carries her puppy after leading a writing workshop for combat women with her organization Females Veterans Empowered to Transition in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Must credit: Photo by Mark Makela for The Washington Post
Female vets keep fighting to be written into history
March 30, 2018 - 8:00pm
March 23, 2018
FILE -- An Amtrak Acela Express train near Old Saybrook, Conn., May 15, 2015. Passengers on an Amtrak train were stuck on the tracks north of Manhattan without power or heat for several hours early on Feb.10 in below-freezing temperatures because of an “overhead power issue,” an Amtrak spokeswoman said. (Michael Appleton/The New York Times/Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
Amtrak's plan to end discounts for veterans is 'inexcusable,' Democratic senator says
March 23, 2018 - 10:27am
March 16, 2018
Dr. Tracy Blichfeldt speaks with Robert Saddoris, commander of the Disabled American Veterans of Minnesota, on Friday during an open house for the Bemidji VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic. The event included tours of the facility, a ribbon cutting, as well as remarks from officials, including Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Officials, veterans praise opening of new Bemidji VA Clinic
March 16, 2018 - 5:32pm
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