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World War II
May 28, 2016
A hero's service, burial for Minnesota man who died in WWII but unidentified for decades
WILLMAR, Minn. -- Seventy-two years after he fought and died in battle off the coast of Normandy, France, on June 6, 1944, U.S. Navy Motor Machinist...
News/Nation and World
May 28, 2016 - 11:19pm
April 1, 2016
Age doesn’t deter passion that keeps Taylor’s Leland Brand an active pilot
TAYLOR -- Leland Brand has seen the world shift and evolve with new technology. He’s met people, lost people and lived to see several wars....
April 1, 2016 - 10:19pm
December 15, 2015
Holten: Things you thought you knew about WWII
If you’re a history buff, you probably think you know everything there is to know about World War II. Well. guess again. My dad was drafted...
December 15, 2015 - 5:52pm
March 25, 2015
Stolen memories: Local family has World War II memorabilia stolen during home invasion
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - When Jeff Peterson came home for lunch Monday afternoon, he found the glass of his Grand Forks home's back door shattered...
March 25, 2015 - 5:30am
February 12, 2015
From Africa to Europe: Dickinson veteran Nick Symionow details World War II experiences
Nick Symionow of Dickinson fought in battles from North Africa, through Sicily and Italy. But when Symionow enlisted in the U.S....
February 12, 2015 - 2:45pm
November 11, 2014
Families of the missing in action fight time and bureaucracy
CHAMBERSBURG Pa. — In April 1943, when Ronald Norford was 10, his older brother Robert enlisted in the U.S. Navy and shipped out on a submarine patrolling the waters off Japan as World War II was reaching full boil. “My mother made me a white dress Navy uniform, like the real...
November 11, 2014 - 10:03pm
September 19, 2014
Vets reuniting: Regiment honored for South Pacific heroics gathering for weekend
MANDAN — Nearly a dozen soldiers from a North Dakota National Guard regiment honored for its combat action in the South Pacific during World...
September 19, 2014 - 10:59pm
May 4, 2014
DHS students create World War II exhibits
The Dickinson High School Social Studies Department is sponsoring a World War II Museum — an afternoon of more than 70 student exhibits on display. The public is invited to attend the museum from 12:30-4 p.m. on Wednesday, May 7, in the DHS gymnasium. The exhibits will include...
May 4, 2014 - 12:50am
March 13, 2014
Stern earns Rough Rider Award: Relatives remember Straus Clothing manager
FARGO — Michel Stern is the last living member of a group of more than 175 Jews who escaped the Holocaust and came to America with the help...
March 13, 2014 - 9:55pm
December 21, 2013
Monke: The loss and celebration of a family patriarch
Nothing good can come from a 6:45 a.m. phone call from you mother. When I answered, it was clear she was upset. Instantly, I knew something...
December 21, 2013 - 4:09pm
December 6, 2013
WWII vet receives long-earned medals
One day short of 72 years after the attacks on Pearl Harbor, nearly 69 years after he was drafted and 67 years after he came home, World War...
December 6, 2013 - 9:54pm
July 15, 2013
GRAND FORKS -- It's not big in the history books and it doesn't get talked about at gatherings of World War II veterans. But on a wintry day...
July 15, 2013 - 12:04am
March 27, 2013
Watford City WWII vet receives medals
Donald Diederich knew he had earned medals in World War II. But he never thought he would see them. That changed Tuesday afternoon at the Stark...
March 27, 2013 - 12:00am
Annual Devils Lake veterans gathering on hold
DEVILS LAKE -- The Dakota Bull Session, an annual gathering of veterans to share stories of World War II, the Korean War and other military experiences for the past 23 years in Devils Lake, will not reconvene this spring. And unless they get some help, longtime organizers say the...
February 27, 2013 - 12:00am
November 11, 2012
Remember: In honoring the nation's veterans, residents of St. Benedict's Health Center honor their own
Before several dozen residents of St. Benedict's Health Center could sing Thursday in honor of the nation's veterans, activities assistant Lilly...
November 11, 2012 - 12:00am