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September 12, 2017
Another Hero Dog, Maverick, helps with grocery shopping.  Hero Dogs
Hero Dogs program enlists pups to help those who served
September 12, 2017 - 12:52pm
Joe Bristol (left) and Lane Lindsay connected last week when Lane and his wife, Karen, stopped by Michigan on their way back from a trip to the East Coast. (submitted photo)
Vietnam veterans bond for life -- and in death
September 12, 2017 - 6:10am
August 8, 2017
ynn Graham sits on his porch in Redwater, Texas, after returning from an appointment at the closest U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs medical center, which is 85 miles from his home. The VA is testing new programs to ensure that veterans in rural areas get health care. (Jen Fifield /Statelie)
For rural veterans, new approaches to health care
August 8, 2017 - 3:52pm
July 28, 2017
Marine gives touching sendoff to the cancer-stricken dog who saved him
July 28, 2017 - 1:32pm
July 15, 2017
A horse-drawn caisson carries the remains of Marine Sgt. James Hubert to the site of the funeral at Calvary Cemetery in Duluth Saturday morning. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)play button
'The ultimate sacrifice'
July 15, 2017 - 8:00pm
July 9, 2017
Joshua Wheeldon shows his POW-MIA tattoo. (Kjell Redal/Seattle Times/TNS)
Loss, service, patriotism, resistance: Veterans' tattoos speak loudly
July 9, 2017 - 7:00am
July 4, 2017
Yellowed newspaper clippings surround an article about Leslie and Norman Henjum that their sister Inez Holman kept while they were in World War II. 
Dave Wallis / The Forum
75-year-old WWII scrapbook helps sister remember brothers who served
July 4, 2017 - 9:11am
"In Their Honor: WDAY Honor Flight 2007-2017" is for sale in the lobbies of The Forum, WDAY-TV and WDAZ-TV starting July 5th or online at WDAY.com.
WDAY Honor Flight book is a keepsake of memories, stories and photos
July 4, 2017 - 8:45am
July 1, 2017
Former N.D. Guard soldier Sam Floberg is the recipient of a trip from the Soldiers' Angels program. David Samson / The Forum
Fourth of July fireworks put some combat vets on edge
July 1, 2017 - 3:06pm
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 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 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
February 28, 2017
 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 27, 2017
Fisher Industries will donate $10,000 to the Veterans Pavilion next week. The project still needs more than $200,000.  From left to right: Art Wanner; Stark County Veterans Memorial Association vice president; Jim Ehli, job costing for Fisher's General Steel and Supply Company and Florian Friedt, vice president for Fisher's General Steel and Supply Division. Photo by Ellie Potter/The Dickinson Press
Short on funds: $200k needed to begin veterans pavilion
February 27, 2017 - 8:32pm
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