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September 9, 2018
Hackensack American Legion Auxiliary Unit 202 Treasurer Linda Becker presents a $100 check to Walker Legion Riders Ride Director John Fallgren during the Ride for Vets on Aug. 18. Also shown are Auxiliary, Legion and Sons of the Legion members and friends who welcomed the riders to Hackensack. Submitted Photo
Hackensack Legion Auxiliary donates to riders
September 9, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 8, 2018
Backus Legion Auxiliary breakfast is Sunday
September 8, 2018 - 5:30am
August 28, 2018
Suicide prevention specialist Laura Kunstleben with the St. Cloud VA Health Care System talked Thursday, Aug. 23, to concerned members of the community about the rise in suicide among veterans in central Minnesota at the Brainerd VA clinic. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch  Videoplay button
Suicide prevention forum aims to prevent unnecessary deaths
August 28, 2018 - 3:25pm
August 24, 2018
Brainerd VA Clinic
Coming Sunday: Stopping suicides
August 24, 2018 - 10:00am
August 9, 2018
Suicide Awareness Forum planned in Brainerd
August 9, 2018 - 4:30am
July 20, 2018
Cass County Board: More money being spent on fewer veterans
July 20, 2018 - 1:00pm
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 26, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Good job, Rep. Poston
May 26, 2018 - 7:30am
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
Sara Lokstad
Lokstad is Memorial Day speaker at Crosslake Lutheran
May 25, 2018 - 10:00am
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
April 19, 2018
Letter to the editor: Overlooking veterans
April 19, 2018 - 7:30am
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