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World War II
April 9, 2018
On the cusp of turning 112, a whirlwind life for the oldest living World War II veteran
Richard Overton, the grandson of a slave, worked in a furniture store and as a courier for decades until he finally retired when he was 85. That...
April 9, 2018 - 11:17am
November 10, 2017
VETERANS DAY: Watch interviews with Bemidji area World War II vets
David Quam of Bemidji interviewed 61 veterans of World War II. You may view the videos by clicking here.
November 10, 2017 - 4:43pm
September 25, 2017
Little Minnesota in World War II: Book honors brave men from smallest, rural towns
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. — Small-town Minnesota farm boys were highly sought after by the U.S. military during World War II. Drawing from photos,...
September 25, 2017 - 2:37pm
July 30, 2017
Operation Jumbo Job: Minnesota Military Museum restores rare Sherman tank
CAMP RIPLEY — A piece of 70-year-old war machinery that helped American tankers beat the Nazis at their own game in World War II recently...
July 30, 2017 - 6:00am
July 6, 2017
His remains finally identified, the wife of a deceased WWII soldier from Minnesota receives his medals
ROSEVILLE, Minn. — For nearly 73 years, Catherine Tauer waited. At first, she hoped her husband, a World War II soldier, would come home alive....
July 6, 2017 - 8:51pm
June 10, 2017
73 years after death in WWII, warrior's remains laid to rest in North Dakota
LAKOTA, N.D.—Warren Nelson was memorialized Saturday at Lakota Lutheran Church, where he was baptized in 94 years ago, for the second time....
June 10, 2017 - 6:49pm
May 14, 2017
22 family members greet Pelican Rapids World War II veteran after Honor Flight arrives in D.C.
WASHINGTON --- When World War II Army veteran Merle Grossman boarded the Honor Flight plane out of Fargo on Sunday, May 14, he wondered...
May 14, 2017 - 8:41pm
After surviving Holocaust horrors, Minn. woman shares story about coming to America
JASPER, Minn. — As she sits in her rocker, occasionally gazing out her window overlooking the front lawn of Sunrise Village in Jasper...
April 14, 2017 - 10:39am
April 9, 2017
Minnesota city remembers 75th anniversary of Bataan Death March
BRAINERD, Minn.—A ceremony Sunday morning marked the 75th anniversary of a Brainerd National Guard unit's part in the Bataan Death March...
April 9, 2017 - 6:37pm
February 19, 2017
75 years later, Japanese Americans recall pain of internment camps
NEW YORK—Joyce Nakamura Okazaki was 7 years old in 1942 when her family left their Los Angeles home and reported to a World War II internment...
February 19, 2017 - 8:30am
February 8, 2017
For MN resident, Trump's travel ban draws parallels from his past
WOODBURY, Minn. — President Donald Trump's recent ban on immigration from seven countries has one Woodbury man drawing parallels from...
February 8, 2017 - 4:54pm
July 12, 2016
Aircorps Aviation: On a mission to tell Loren's tale
BEMIDJI—It was only natural that Hans Wronka would end up working with Aircorps Aviation of Bemidji on his journey to find his grandfather's downed World War II warbird. Aircorps Aviation is known worldwide for the award-winning detail they bring to restoration, maintenance...
July 12, 2016 - 4:27pm
July 11, 2016
Finding Loren: Man teams up with Bemidji company, volunteers to find grandfather’s plane and tell his tale
There was a thick layer of ground haze near Bologna, Italy, the morning of April 21, 1945. Still, Loren Hintz could see the green, haze covered,...
July 11, 2016 - 7:52am
November 10, 2015
VETERANS DAY: Joe says goodbye. World War II veteran Joe Lausche dies at 101
BEMIDJI -- He never forgot how to shake hands, just how to let go. Joe Lausche would hold a hand for five seconds and then a minute, as if...
November 10, 2015 - 9:08pm
October 17, 2015
Sierra Sue’s story: Author digs into past of World War II fighter plane restored in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Sierra Sue II was parked outside the Bemidji Regional Airport, glistening beneath a sparkling blue autumn sky. A sky she once controlled...
October 17, 2015 - 7:09pm