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June 6, 2018
President Donald Trump at a rally at the Nashville Municipal Auditorium in Nashville, Tenn. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump signs veterans health bill as White House works against bipartisan plan to fund it
June 6, 2018 - 2:29pm
May 31, 2018
Hannah Kim hugs Korean War veteran Ed Valle, president of the Minnesota Korean War Veterans Chapter 1, in front of the Korean War memorial on the Minnesota State Capitol grounds on Thursday, May 31, 2018. Kim has visited more than 30 memorial sites in 21 states to raise funds and awareness for a proposed "Wall of Remembrance" she hopes to see added to the national Korean War Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. (Frederick Melo / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Korean immigrant's odyssey brings her to Minnesota
May 31, 2018 - 8:56pm
May 29, 2018
Trileene Macho prepares to place the wreath for the Marine Corps League Monday during the placing of Memorial wreaths by auxiliary representatives. Having already placed their wreaths are Tammy Hill (left), Disabled American Veterans; Betty Peck, Military Order of the Purple Heart; Jan Lambert, Blue Star Mothers; Stacy Bednarek, American Legion; and Peggy Doust Veterans of Foreign Wars (not pictured). Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Gallery and Video

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Honoring their sacrifice: Brainerd Memorial Day celebration pays tribute to fallen servicemembers
May 29, 2018 - 4:00am
May 27, 2018
Jay Hagen of Duluth speaks to students about the search for his uncle's remains while participating in the Memorial Day program at Congdon Park Elementary School in Duluth Thursday, May 24. Hagen's uncle was killed during a battle in the Pacific Theater during World War II. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Piecing together the past
May 27, 2018 - 6:05am
May 25, 2018
County Administrator Tim Houle discusses concerns with the All Veterans Memorial Tuesday, May 22. Houle said the county could be liable should someone injure themselves at the memorial, which has gaps in the several places where brick is loosely laid. About 3,000 bricks still need to be placed, according to one of the project organizers. Chelsey Perkins / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Vets memorial an 'eyesore,' officials say
May 25, 2018 - 3:19pm
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
May 25, 2018 - 10:26am
Nate Beeler of the Columbus Dispatch. Caglecartooons.com
Grim's Tales: Give time to honor veterans on Memorial Day
May 25, 2018 - 8:30am
May 24, 2018
The official emblem of the 40 & 8. The triangular shape suggests veterans of the air, land and sea. By Feddacheenee [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], from Wikimedia Commons
Veterans organization seeks nursing students for scholarships
May 24, 2018 - 11:00am
Nancy Cross and Tim Brastrup fill in gaps between bricks and a concrete border with sand Wednesday, May 23, at the All Veterans Memorial on Laurel Street. The unfinished state of the memorial was the subject of criticism at Tuesday's Crow Wing County Board meeting. Chelsey Perkins / Brainerd Dispatch
Volunteers respond to county complaints at memorial site
May 24, 2018 - 10:00am
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
May 2, 2018
Reader Opinion: Vote wisely
May 2, 2018 - 7:30am
April 18, 2018
Governor Mark Dayton
Governor skeptical about vet home proposal
April 18, 2018 - 5:44pm
April 10, 2018
The 32 replica dog tags of the soldiers from the 194th Tank Battalion Company A who died in combat, as a prisoner of war or the Death March are positioned on a scabbard of a sword after the Fall of Bataan 76th Anniversary Wreath Laying Ceremony Monday, April 9. Each soldier’s name was read and during a ceremony at the Brainerd National Guard Armory. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch  Video and Gallery
Bataan memorial service honors Brainerd armed forces
April 10, 2018 - 4:00am
April 9, 2018
HUD, VA team up to help 100 homeless veterans find permanent homes in Minnesota
April 9, 2018 - 11:30am
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