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April 28, 2017
Klobuchar introduces veterans legislation
WASHINGTON—U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar D-Minn., and Thom Tillis, R-N.C., introduced bipartisan legislation to support veterans and their families. The Newborn Care Improvement Act would double the number of days veterans receive care for their newborns from seven to 14, a news...
April 28, 2017 - 7:10am
April 9, 2017
Brainerd recognizes 75th anniversary of Bataan Death March
A ceremony Sunday morning marked the 75th anniversary of a Brainerd National Guard unit's part in the Bataan Death March during World War II....
April 9, 2017 - 8:53pm
March 28, 2017
Teenager supporting veterans around Minnesota with clothing
LUVERNE, Minn. — A veteran of the Korean War, lifelong Worthington resident Gerald Bruxvoort, 84, recently moved to the Minnesota Veteran's...
March 28, 2017 - 8:55pm
March 26, 2017
Klobuchar, Cornyn introduce bipartisan legislation to give Sinai stationed troops full benefits
For troops assigned to the Sinai Peninsula, their pay is not excluded from their income taxes as it is for troops serving in designated combat zones such as Iraq or Afghanistan; Since June 2015, the Sinai Peninsula has seen significant increases in hostile force activity, including...
March 26, 2017 - 8:15am
March 20, 2017
Minnesota tax bills seek reductions for veterans' spouses
ST. PAUL—Widows and widowers of disabled military veterans in Minnesota could be eligible for a permanent property tax exemption after...
March 20, 2017 - 6:23pm
March 9, 2017
Franken announces youth poetry contest
In recognition of the Month of the Military Child and National Poetry Month in April, U.S. Sen. Al Franken announced that he is hosting his sixth...
March 9, 2017 - 8:26pm
March 5, 2017
Reader Opinion: More military
Presidents Trump's speech the other night gave reference to the fact that he wants 50,000 more military troops. Although the cost for this is staggering, the real cost isn't even talked about. Each of these recruits, after serving for the agreed amount of time, is eligible for health...
March 5, 2017 - 9:23pm
March 3, 2017
Legislators seek to honor late Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
Gen. John Vessey, a Minnesotan chosen by President Ronald Reagan to lead the nation's military, may soon be honored at the Minnesota State Capitol....
March 3, 2017 - 9:01am
March 1, 2017
Franken reacts to Trump address, introduces vets legislation
WASHINGTON—On Tuesday, U.S. Senator Al Franken, D-Minn. reacted with both hope and skepticism to President Donald Trump's address to a...
March 1, 2017 - 10:05pm
February 3, 2017
Franken introduces bill to help nuclear cleanup veterans
U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., and Congresswoman Grace Meng, D-N.Y., have introduced a bill to give health care benefits to "Atomic Veterans" exposed to high levels of harmful radiation when assigned to clean up nuclear testing sites during the late 1970s.
February 3, 2017 - 7:57pm
January 23, 2017
County Honor Rolls of WW l veterans available online
CAMP RIPLEY—County Honor Rolls of World War l veterans are now available online after a joint project between The Minnesota Military Museum, St. Cloud State University and the Minnesota Digital Library. A joint project between the Minnesota Military Museum at Camp Ripley and...
January 23, 2017 - 10:27pm
December 22, 2016
Disabled vet families have merrier Christmas after charity donations
For the past several Christmases, Crosslake-based nonprofit Homeless and Wounded Warriors Minnesota has provided money and toys to the families...
December 22, 2016 - 9:45pm
December 20, 2016
Klobuchar-backed vets bill signed by Obama
WASHINGTON—Sen. Amy Klobuchar announced that bipartisan legislation she backed to allow local communities to assist with the planning and construction of Department of Veterans Affairs health care facilities has been signed into law by the President. The CHIP In for Vets Act...
December 20, 2016 - 11:07pm
December 18, 2016
Obama signs Klobuchar bill to cut red tape in VA scheduling
U.S. Sens. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., and Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, announced Friday their bipartisan bill that would establish a patient self-scheduling appointment system at Veterans Affairs Medical Facilities was signed into law by the president.
December 18, 2016 - 3:46pm
November 11, 2016
Brainerd-area family works to determine the fate of Navy ancestor lost in famous WWII shipwreck
In the summer of 1945, Frank Little, known to his friends in Brainerd as "Bud", was a machinist's mate on the U.S.S. Indianapolis as it took...
November 11, 2016 - 8:55pm