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April 29, 2016
U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Melissa Gillett, 455th Expeditionaryt Civil Engineer Squadron, maintains arresting cables at Bagram Airfield on Jan. 15, 2010.  Gillett was serving in Afghanistan as a member of the Minnesota National Guard from Duluth, Minn. Her tour of duty was from late 2009 to early 2010. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO
New U.S. military casualties occurring
April 29, 2016 - 5:15am
April 6, 2016
George Peters facilitated the change to rename their group to the Robert C. Ellsworth Chapter 745 of the Military Order of the Purple Heart after his old friend. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Vicki Gerdes
Purple Heart club named for DL vet
April 6, 2016 - 10:30am
March 31, 2016
Free business course for state veterans
March 31, 2016 - 5:25am
January 27, 2016
WDAY honor flight vice president Lance Akers accepts a check from Rossman students, who raised enough money to send three Detroit Lakes-area veterans on the next flight to Washington, D.C. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Paula Quam
DL students aim high for local war vets
January 27, 2016 - 11:01am
December 18, 2015
Dayton takes action to help state vets
December 18, 2015 - 5:35am
November 11, 2015
John Fiandaca of Dilworth, smiles on the plane to Washington, D.C., (right) for the WDAY Honor Flight in October. Fiandaca served in the Army motor pool in World War II and worked for the Monuments Men in 1945. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Dilworth farmer helped rescue artifacts, paintings hidden by the Nazis
November 11, 2015 - 11:29am
Becker County Veterans organizations going strong
November 11, 2015 - 8:37am
MN owes vets money, not just thanks
November 11, 2015 - 5:20am
November 7, 2015
Saluting our local veterans
November 7, 2015 - 5:50am
October 21, 2015
WWII veteran Arnold Golkowski (left) wears his hat proudly at the war memorials in Washington, D.C., where he was part of the WDAY Honor Flight. SUBMITTED PHOTO
A flight to remember
October 21, 2015 - 12:03pm
October 4, 2015
Veterans and their dogs: Patriot Assistance Dog program trainees and trainers, from left: Joseph Simenstad and  Wile E; Marty Otterson and Toby; Amanda Cherry and Buster; Dennis Junker and Dixon. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Vicki Gerdes
Graduating pups: Patriot Dog program doubles
October 4, 2015 - 5:45am
September 11, 2015
Marine’s memorial good for local vets
September 11, 2015 - 5:35am
September 4, 2015
Sen. Franken launches project to record MN veterans’ memories
September 4, 2015 - 5:25am
September 2, 2015
County ready for new DWI, Vet's courts
September 2, 2015 - 11:46am
June 9, 2015
Chris Ring, a U.S. Navy combat veteran, stops at the headwaters of the Mississippi after swimming across Lake Itasca to begin his 2015 Legacy Challenge: Swim For Their Sacrifice, where he plans to swim the length of the Mississippi River from the headwaters to the Gulf of Mexico. PARK RAPIDS ENTERPRISE/Kevin Cederstrom
Navy vet swims Mississippi River to raise awareness of Gold Star families
June 9, 2015 - 3:45pm