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August 19, 2016
In this July 18, 2015, file photo, retired Gen. John Vessey shakes hands after a ceremony Saturday celebrating the opening of a new exhibit at the Minnesota Military Museum at Camp Ripley, "Minnesota Voices of the Vietnam War."   Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatch
Minnesota native and former Chairman of Joint Chiefs John Vessey dies
August 19, 2016 - 7:40pm
July 5, 2016
Reader Opinion: Not buying it
July 5, 2016 - 8:40am
May 12, 2016
Nolan amendment to include military representation on pain management task force passes
May 12, 2016 - 7:34pm
April 24, 2016
U.S. President Barack Obama gestures as he makes a speach during the opening ceremony of the Hannover Messe in Hanover, Germany April 24, 2016. REUTERS/Nigel Treblin
Obama plans to send 250 more U.S. troops to Syria
April 24, 2016 - 9:07pm
March 1, 2016
Franken announces poetry contest
March 1, 2016 - 6:39pm
February 26, 2016
With the Military
February 26, 2016 - 1:19pm
July 7, 2015
Bill Smith of Grey Eagle, Minn. writes a message honoring his son Paul on a kayak being used to support Navy veteran Chris Ring, left, as he swims the length of the Mississippi to honor families of those killed in conflict. Paul Smith was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions in the 2003 invasion of Iraq. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Honor to the lost
July 7, 2015 - 9:17pm
February 13, 2015
Filing taxes? There may a form for that
February 13, 2015 - 9:59pm
Reader Opinion: What they signed up for
February 13, 2015 - 5:05pm
February 4, 2015
Reader Opinion: Support the military
February 4, 2015 - 6:56pm
January 29, 2015
Macy's grant to help renovate Minnesota Military Museum exhibit
January 29, 2015 - 7:50pm
November 28, 2014
With the Military
November 28, 2014 - 5:57pm
November 16, 2014
BBB offers new resource to veterans, service members
November 16, 2014 - 8:07pm
November 14, 2014
Jeff Thielen (left), executive director, Cheryl Scapanski, foundation treasurer and Doug Bekke, curator, pause in front of the current Vietnam exhibit at the Minnesota Military Museum at Camp Ripley.
Military museum receives grant for upcoming Vietnam exhibit
November 14, 2014 - 9:59am
July 13, 2014
Military personnel and civilians take part in the 17th annual Bataan Memorial March Saturday, a 10-mile or 20-mile course to commemorate those who endured the Bataan Death March in 1942 during World War II. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Bataan Memorial March
July 13, 2014 - 7:20pm