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May 29, 2016
Local soldiers are remembered as a decade passes since their ultimate sacrifice
May 29, 2016 - 5:40am
May 28, 2016
Instead of just hoopla, let’s really support vets
May 28, 2016 - 5:50am
May 25, 2016
Oak Grove Cemetery in Detroit Lakes annually flies more than 500 Veteran’s funeral flags during Memorial Day weekend. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Brian Basham
Lakes Area gears up for Memorial Day events
May 25, 2016 - 9:26am
May 20, 2016
Ogema VFW Post 9880 performs a ceremony at the funeral of a local veteran. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Ogema VFW Post to pay many tributes Memorial Day
May 20, 2016 - 5:15am
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