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June 10, 2017
U.S. Marines from Wahpeton, N.D., carry the remains of Field Musician First Class Warren G. Nelson to his burial site in Lakota, N.D., Saturday. Nelson was killed in action Nov. 20, 1943, in the South Pacific. His remains were recently identified. (Andrew Hazzard / Forum News Service)
73 years after death in WWII, warrior's remains laid to rest in North Dakota
June 10, 2017 - 6:49pm
June 3, 2017
Guests listen at a North Dakota state VFW convention at the Red Roof Inn on Saturday, June 3. The convention runs from Thursday through Sunday and offers guests the chance to engage with veterans from around the state and discuss some of the top issues facing them today, including funding for important benefits programs. (Sam Easter / Forum News Service)
'One team, one fight': State VFW convention brings vets to Grand Forks
June 3, 2017 - 3:15pm
May 30, 2017
UND hockey legend among vets injured in Memorial Day crash in Roseau County
May 30, 2017 - 8:28pm
May 21, 2017
Dan Ordal, left, and Paul Goehner, with the Jamestown Monument Co., work on positioning the solider statue for the Wimbledon Veterans Memorial Saturday afternoon. (Chris Olson / Forum News Service)
Forever vigilant
May 21, 2017 - 4:35pm
May 14, 2017
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Veterans touch down in Washington D.C. to be a part of the Honor Flight
May 14, 2017 - 5:40pm
May 9, 2017
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Veteran who died by suicide to be honored through WDAY Honor Flight
May 9, 2017 - 8:45am
May 7, 2017
Ed Semik, 93, was a soldier in the U.S. Army in 1945 awaiting the imminent invasion of Japan when the United States dropped atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August, thus diverting his deployment to South Korea. Simek credits the dropping of the atomic bombs forcing Japan to surrender for saving his life and countless other Americans. (Mike McCleay / Bismarck Tribune)
Veteran claims life was saved by atomic bomb
May 7, 2017 - 6:00am
April 4, 2017
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Longtime American Legion members recognized for milestones with post
April 4, 2017 - 10:30pm
March 28, 2017
Kiana Coleman-Woods, 14, (left) and longtime Worthington resident Gerald Bruxvoort, 84, at the Minnesota Veterans Home in Luverne. Submitted photo
Teenager supporting veterans around Minnesota with clothing
March 28, 2017 - 8:55pm
 Stylist Brittany Salisbury puts the finishing touches on Sandy Gessler haircut recently.  photo by Eric Hylden/Forum News Service
ND woman enters pageant to shine light on homeless veterans
February 28, 2017 - 9:11pm
February 15, 2017
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Vets use art as therapy to deal with PTSD
February 15, 2017 - 7:11pm
December 8, 2016
Veterans join activists in a march to Backwater Bridge just outside of the Oceti Sakowin camp during a snow fall as "water protectors" continue to demonstrate against plans to pass the Dakota Access pipeline adjacent to the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, near Cannon Ball, North Dakota on December 5, 2016.  REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
For U.S. veterans, pipeline protest promises to galvanize activism
December 8, 2016 - 3:29pm
December 4, 2016
Jim Blok, a veteran, walks past a veteran camp in Oceti Sakowin camp as "water protectors" continue to demonstrate against plans to pass the Dakota Access pipeline near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S. December 3, 2016. REUTERS/Stephanie Keith
Sense of duty draws U.S. veterans to Dakota pipeline protest
December 4, 2016 - 2:07pm
December 3, 2016
Veterans have a confrontation with police on Backwater bridge during a protest against plans to pass the Dakota Access pipeline near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, near Cannon Ball, N.D., Dec. 1, 2016. REUTERS/Stephanie Keith
Veterans to meet Saturday with tribe elders in pipeline protest
December 3, 2016 - 8:02am
December 1, 2016
Russ Stabler from the North Dakota Veterans Coordinating Council speaks Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, at the West Fargo VFW about the veteran group calling themselves "Veterans Standing for Standing Rock" and their planned involvement with the Dakota Access Pipeline protests. Stabler said North Dakota veterans do not support the group's actions and remain neutral on the conflict.David Samson / The Forum
ND veterans leaders denounce national vets group plan to join pipeline protest
December 1, 2016 - 12:42pm