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Veterans Day

November 11, 2015
Chet Wilander stands with others to be honored for their time serving in the Army while the First City Singers perform "The Caissons Go Rolling Along" during a Veterans Day program on Wednesday at the Senior Activity Center. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer) play button
PHOTO GALLERY + VIDEO: A salute to Veterans: Programs honor America’s heroes
November 11, 2015 - 6:45pm
November 10, 2015
Joe Lausche talks about his service during World War II at Neilson Place in Bemidji on Oct. 15, less than a week before he died at 101. One of Joe's closest friends, Alice Hickey, said he was excited to see his name in print, and to have his photo taken. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
VETERANS DAY: Joe says goodbye. World War II veteran Joe Lausche dies at 101
November 10, 2015 - 9:08pm
June 5, 2015
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: American Legion Auxiliary says Thank You
June 5, 2015 - 12:33am
December 6, 2014
Veterans Day programs were appreciated
December 6, 2014 - 11:29pm
December 3, 2014
Veterans Day programs were appreciated
December 3, 2014 - 11:44pm
November 11, 2014
Tribute to Veterans
November 11, 2014 - 11:39pm
The MacKinnon’s, who met while they were both serving in the military, have been married for 34 years.
Together they served: Bemidji couple met in the service: she in the Army, he in the Navy
November 11, 2014 - 9:00am
November 10, 2014
Veterans Day events
November 10, 2014 - 9:57pm
November 9, 2014
Dale McKenzie reflects on his career in the military, which included service in three major branches and combat tour in World War II. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
VETERANS DAY: 'The kamikaze planes came like bees'; Bemidji man recalls hell on a hospital ship in the Pacific
November 9, 2014 - 8:32am
November 8, 2014
Tye Halvas of AirCorps Aviation in Bemidji does some fine-tuning on a P-51 Mustang, Sierra Sue II, before its special unveiling to the local veterans on Tuesday. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)
VETERANS DAY: The odyssey of Sierra Sue II; Bemidji company restores a fabled masterpiece
November 8, 2014 - 10:47pm
Veterans Day events
November 8, 2014 - 10:39pm
November 11, 2013
The Bemidji Senior Center hosted a Veterans Day program to honor our local veterans on Monday afternoon, shown above guest speaker AI Sergeant Major Brian Olson (RETIRED) shared his military history with those in attendance.
Sharing his story on Veterans Day
November 11, 2013 - 5:51pm
November 9, 2013
Boyd Shadiow, 91, Bemidji, points at a picture of himself and fellow crew members of the B-17 bomber “Esky,” which flew 27 missions over Europe during World War II. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
From Bemidji to a B-17: Boyd Shadiow remembers his World World II experience
November 9, 2013 - 11:56pm
November 13, 2012
Pioneer Editorial: Cheers and Jeers
November 13, 2012 - 12:19am
November 10, 2012
Ken Brandt, who served in the U.S. Coast Guard from 1954-1958, salutes as the Century Notes barbershop quartet opens the Veterans Day program Saturday afternoon at the Bemidji Elks Club with their rendition of “The Star Spangled Banner.” Molly Miron | Special to Pioneer
Payable in full: Veterans honored on eve of commemoration day
November 10, 2012 - 11:19pm