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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 29, 2017
Sarah Merwin, from left, Melissa Lorentz and Micaela Brancato talk Monday, May 22, 2017, in the main kitchen of Holbrook Farms Retreat southwest of Detroit Lakes, Minn. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
At Minnesota lakes country retreat, military widows forge lasting connections
May 29, 2017 - 6:50am
May 27, 2017
Flowers and American flags mark the graves at Sunset Memorial Cemetery. Members of the Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary placed flags Wednesday at all veterans' graves. John M. Steiner / The Sun
Community Memorial Day programs planned
May 27, 2017 - 7:12am
Aspen Dental offers care to veterans
May 27, 2017 - 7:06am
May 26, 2017
Members of the Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary place flags Wednesday at all veteran graves at Sunset Memorial Cemetery in preparation for Memorial Day. John M. Steiner / The Sun
Honoring veterans
May 26, 2017 - 6:40am
May 24, 2017
Remember those who died in service
May 24, 2017 - 6:48am
May 22, 2017
Forever vigilant
May 22, 2017 - 6:38am
May 10, 2017
Letter to the editor: Korean War veterans shouldn’t be forgotten
May 10, 2017 - 6:45am
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
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
December 9, 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 9, 2016 - 6:55am
December 5, 2016
Steve Perry from the Odawa tribe displays his Army medal for the camera 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, on Saturday. Photo by REUTERS/Stephanie Keith
Veterans have many reasons for helping at protest camp
December 5, 2016 - 6:40am
December 2, 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 2, 2016 - 6:37am