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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
2 hours 59 min ago
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
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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
January 19, 2018
Local veterans set lobbying trip to St. Paul
January 19, 2018 - 6:56pm
January 15, 2018
Jefferson Keel, a Native American Vietnam vet, who was awarded a Bronze Star, looks at an exhibit dedicated to Native American vets at the Museum of the American Indian. Washington Post photo by Michael Robinson Chavez.
Native American veterans will be honored with memorial on National Mall
January 15, 2018 - 9:44am
December 31, 2017
Bill Bongs of Ironton talks recently about his intricate wooden dome clock he created which has a prominent place in his living room. Bongs started with a scroll saw and a set of plans, the Korean War veteran has made over 30 clocks. (Steve Kohls / Forum News Service)
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Maker of wood clocks carves out a niche in time - Time-consuming hobby part art, part craftsmanship
December 31, 2017 - 6:05am
December 24, 2017
Duluth Warriors hockey players Brett Jelinek (left) and Kevin Kroll laugh together after an impromptu wrestling match on the ice while Matt Caple adjusts his goalie pads at Superior Ice Arena. Being together on the team allows the players to experience the sense of brotherhood that they shared while in the military. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
SOLIDARITY ON SKATES: Duluth Warriors offer way for servicemen to reconnect through hockey
December 24, 2017 - 10:02pm
December 22, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Heartfelt thanks to generous man who paid veteran’s lunch tab
December 22, 2017 - 8:30am
November 19, 2017
Amber Nielsen and Holly Breeden pose with a photo from when they enlisted in the Wisconsin Army National Guard.  Nielsen and Breeden, both of Superior enlisted in the Wisconsin Army National Guard together as 11th graders. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
'It made me stronger': MN, WIS women recount a mix of military experiences
November 19, 2017 - 6:00am
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