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November 13, 2016
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Becker County native David A. Hurr was a private in the U.S. Army when he was killed in action during the Korean War on the night of Aug. 1-2, 1950, at just 19 years of age. Hurr attended Holy Rosary School in Detroit Lakes after his family moved there from Ponsford in 1940, but did not graduate from high school before he enlisted.
Gone but not forgotten: Author seeks Medal of Honor for DL man who died a hero in Korea
November 13, 2016 - 2:14pm
November 5, 2016
Eric Dacus, an Army veteran who saw combat in Iraq, killed himself in front of a Grand Forks clinic in 2011.
Long after battle, survival still a struggle for soldiers
November 5, 2016 - 3:00pm
November 4, 2016
Members of Detachment 1 of the 191st Military Police Company listen to comments from guest speakers during a send-off ceremony for the North Dakota Army National Guard soldiers Jan. 18, 2008, in Mayville, N.D. The company was preparing to eventual deployment to Iraq. Forum News Service file photo
National Guard military police moving to Grand Forks
November 4, 2016 - 1:18pm
November 1, 2016
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visits the newly built Ryongaksan Soap Factory in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang Oct. 29, 2016.
Report: U.S. officials say North Korea preparing missile launch
November 1, 2016 - 2:59pm
October 30, 2016
An American soldier is seen at the U.S. Army base in Qayyara, south of Mosul Oct. 25, 2016. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani
U.S. 'rocket city' hits Islamic State targets in Mosul
October 30, 2016 - 7:00am
October 26, 2016
A member of the California Air National Guard's 129th Rescue Wing jumps off a military transport plane and into the ocean during a U.S. military rescue mission, in this April 3, 2014 still image obtained from video footage. REUTERS/California Air National Guard/Handout via Reuters TV
Pentagon halts effort to recover Guard enlistment bonuses
October 26, 2016 - 12:16pm
October 24, 2016
Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton waves as she arrives to a campaign event accompanied by U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), center, and New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan at Alumni Hall Courtyard, Saint Anselm College in Manchester, N.H. Monday, Oct. 24, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Clinton slams Trump for comments on offensive against Islamic State
October 24, 2016 - 5:00pm
October 19, 2016
A North Korean flag flies on a mast at the Permanent Mission of North Korea in Geneva Oct. 2, 2014. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse/File Photo
U.S. vows all-out defense against 'grave' North Korean threat
October 19, 2016 - 6:06pm
October 7, 2016
Jorge Luiz Azanes, 52, sits in his damaged house after the passage of Hurricane Matthew in Baracoa, Cuba October 7, 2016. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini
U.S. sends military, USAID to help Haiti after hurricane
October 7, 2016 - 1:45pm
October 5, 2016
U.S. airmen prepare a U.S. Air Force MQ-9 Reaper drone as it leaves on a mission at Kandahar Air Field, Afghanistan March 9, 2016. Picture taken March 9, 2016. REUTERS/Josh Smith
U.S., other countries issue declaration on export, use of armed drones
October 5, 2016 - 3:50pm
September 14, 2016
A U.S. Marine checks GPS coordinates for his mortar team during a simulated beach assault at Marine Corps Base Hawaii with the 3rd Marine Expeditionary Unit during the multi-national military exercise RIMPAC in Kaneohe, Hawaii, July 30, 2016. REUTERS/Hugh Gentry
Climate change 'significant and direct' threat to U.S. military: report
September 14, 2016 - 10:00am
September 9, 2016
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The drive to see the Medal of Honor awarded to Retired Captain E. Royce Williams, a Clinton native, has been featured in the Northern Star newspaper in Clinton. Williams is shown here when he was featured by Homeland Magazine.
Minn. town wants nation to remember 'forgotten hero' who shot down Russian fighter jets
September 9, 2016 - 1:37pm
September 8, 2016
Senators seek to block $1.15 billion U.S. arms sale to Saudi Arabia
September 8, 2016 - 3:16pm
September 7, 2016
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks at the Union League of Philadelphia in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. September 7, 2016.  REUTERS/Mike Segar
Trump vows U.S. military buildup, commander in chief test looms
September 7, 2016 - 2:24pm
August 31, 2016
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Plane that looked like president's touched down in Fargo
August 31, 2016 - 9:27am
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