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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
April 9, 2018
HUD, VA team up to help 100 homeless veterans find permanent homes in Minnesota
April 9, 2018 - 11:30am
March 23, 2018
Representative Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, authored a bill that could help veterans.
Lueck's bill related to veterans advances
March 23, 2018 - 9:00am
January 13, 2018
Events scheduled for Veterans in need
January 13, 2018 - 5:30am
December 25, 2017
Thanks to the Christmas for Vets program and 20 volunteers, 316 veterans at five lakes area cemeteries were honored with wreaths for the holiday season. Submitted Photo
Christmas for Vets lays wreaths to honor veterans
December 25, 2017 - 4:00am
December 12, 2017
Help support veterans during holidays
December 12, 2017 - 7:30am
November 22, 2017
Christmas for Vets to honor veterans with wreaths on graves
November 22, 2017 - 3:30am
November 18, 2017
Chief Warrant Oficer Kevin Jensen speaks to Pequot Lakes students during the annual Veteran's Day program to tell them the importance of "packing someone else's parachute" or choosing willingly to support fellow Americans in a variety of ways. Travis Grimler / Echo Journal
Area schools honor veterans
November 18, 2017 - 8:00am
November 13, 2017
Dr. Robert Uppgaard smiles after giving his presentation at the Brainerd High School Veterans Day program. Uppgaard served as a U.S. Navy Seabee during World War II  in France and the Pacific . Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video and Gallery
Brainerd recognizes vets for another year
November 13, 2017 - 11:56am
November 11, 2017
A Transportation Security Administration honor guard awaits as the plane bearing the remains of Cpl. Donald Baer taxis to the gate Thursday at the Mitchell International Airport in Milwaukee, Wisc. Michael Sears / Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel
67 years later, missing soldier home at last
November 11, 2017 - 7:00am
Patty Potts, of Baxter, shows off one of the many quilts she has handmade for veterans. After knowing many who have died or suffered from the effects of war, quilting is Potts’ way to give back. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Faces: Quilting for a cause - Potts uses talents to give back to veterans
November 11, 2017 - 6:00am
November 9, 2017
Elise Sopelle
The origin of the poppy
November 9, 2017 - 9:30am
October 18, 2017
Campaign seeks to highlight service of Minnesota's women veterans
October 18, 2017 - 7:56pm
October 10, 2017
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After years of searching Goodridge, Minn., man returns WWII vet's watch
October 10, 2017 - 8:16am