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April 12, 2017
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Grand Forks students raise money to send 2 veterans on WDAZ Honor Flight
April 12, 2017 - 10:34am
April 9, 2017
Soldiers hang dog tags of the 32 A Company men who died in combat or captivity on the gun barrel of an M3 Stuart tank outside the armory Sunday during the wreath laying ceremony for the 75th anniversary of the Bataan Death March at the Brainerd armory. Kelly Humphrey/Forum News Service
Minnesota city remembers 75th anniversary of Bataan Death March
April 9, 2017 - 6:37pm
April 5, 2017
Doris Lebby shares a laugh during the Healthy Living Through Art for Veterans class Tuesday at the YMCA in Grand Forks.  (Joshua Komer / Grand Forks Herald)play button
Art gives outlet to vets' creativity
April 5, 2017 - 7:48pm
March 28, 2017
Kiana Coleman-Woods, 14, (left) and longtime Worthington resident Gerald Bruxvoort, 84, at the Minnesota Veterans Home in Luverne. Submitted photo
Teenager supporting veterans around Minnesota with clothing
March 28, 2017 - 8:55pm
March 20, 2017
Veterans fill the Capitol Rotunda during a Veterans Day on the Hill event at the State Capitol in St. Paul on Monday, March 20, 2017.  Veterans Day on the Hill is a day when Minnesota veterans of all eras gather to announce the 2017 legislative agendas for the 350,000 veterans in Minnesota.  Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press.
Minnesota tax bills seek reductions for veterans' spouses
March 20, 2017 - 6:23pm
February 28, 2017
 Sandy Gessler puts on her American Legion cap after getting her hair styled by Britanny Salisbury, who volunteered to do her hair for the upcoming Ms. Veteran America pageant. Gessler is competing in the pageant to bring attention to homeless women veterans, whose plight she can relate to because she herself was homeless for a time after leaving military service.   photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Heraldplay button
From Combat Boots to High Heels: Grand Forks woman enters pageant to shine light on veteran homeless
February 28, 2017 - 7:22pm
December 8, 2016
Veterans join activists in a march to Backwater Bridge just outside of the Oceti Sakowin camp during a snow fall as "water protectors" continue to demonstrate against plans to pass the Dakota Access pipeline adjacent to the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, near Cannon Ball, North Dakota on December 5, 2016.  REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
For U.S. veterans, pipeline protest promises to galvanize activism
December 8, 2016 - 3:29pm
December 4, 2016
Jim Blok, a veteran, walks past a veteran camp in Oceti Sakowin camp as "water protectors" continue to demonstrate against plans to pass the Dakota Access pipeline near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S. December 3, 2016. REUTERS/Stephanie Keith
Sense of duty draws U.S. veterans to Dakota pipeline protest
December 4, 2016 - 2:07pm
December 3, 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
Veterans to meet Saturday with tribe elders in pipeline protest
December 3, 2016 - 8:02am
December 1, 2016
Russ Stabler from the North Dakota Veterans Coordinating Council speaks Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, at the West Fargo VFW about the veteran group calling themselves "Veterans Standing for Standing Rock" and their planned involvement with the Dakota Access Pipeline protests. Stabler said North Dakota veterans do not support the group's actions and remain neutral on the conflict.David Samson / The Forum
ND veterans leaders denounce national vets group plan to join pipeline protest
December 1, 2016 - 12:42pm
November 11, 2016
Richard Krajewski salutes the flag after leading the rifle salute during Friday afternoon's Veterans Day ceremonies. (Jesse Trelstad/Grand Forks Herald)play button
Veterans gather for a salute to service in Grand Forks
November 11, 2016 - 1:51pm
November 7, 2016
Veterans Day commemoration planned at Grand Forks courthouse
November 7, 2016 - 5:22pm
November 5, 2016
Eric Dacus, an Army veteran who saw combat in Iraq, killed himself in front of a Grand Forks clinic in 2011.
Long after battle, survival still a struggle for soldiers
November 5, 2016 - 3:00pm
October 28, 2016
Dennis Elbert, dean of the UND College of Business and Public Administration, discusses a team decision simulation Thursday with veterans (from left) Tom Stone,  James Griffith and Frank Greene at an entrepreneurial workshop for disabled veterans at the UND Center for Innovation.   photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Heraldplay button
UND hosts business 'boot camp' for disabled veterans
October 28, 2016 - 12:44pm
October 25, 2016
Jim Markey, VFW Quartermaster Adjutant of North Dakota, talks with a group of veterans and supporters of the tobacco tax ballot measure on Monday at The Depot.
North Dakota veterans address complaints from Measure 4 opponents
October 25, 2016 - 6:27pm