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July 27, 2016
Former United States Marine Corps recruits march past their drill instructors after emblem graduating ceremonies from the Marine Corps depot in Parris Island, South Carolina, January 6, 2004. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
Climate change risk threatens 18 military sites, study says
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July 23, 2016
Douglas County Historical Society director Tony Tracy, right, hands Bob Fuhrman, director of the Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center, a chromium eagle that once adorned Adolf Hitler’s private train. The Nazi artifact was donated to DCHS in 1946, was lost from the collection for at least four decades, and was recovered by Superior police after Tracy found it for sale on Craigslist. Shelley Nelson / Superior Telegram
Douglas County Historical Society transfers recovered Nazi artifact
July 23, 2016 - 10:12pm
July 21, 2016
Photos: Welcome home
July 21, 2016 - 9:47pm
July 20, 2016
Two women walk past the Soldiers and Sailors Monument in Duluth Civic Center on Wednesday. The 97-year-old monument is being restored with the help of a $70,000 grant from the Minnesota Clean Water and Legacy Fund. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Duluth Civil War monument to be restored
July 20, 2016 - 10:00pm
July 17, 2016
Jennilee Anderson (right), the Family Readiness Group leader for the U.S. Army Reserve 312th Engineer Company, visits with Jessi Tjaden, who holds her 2-month-old son, Dawson, on a Friday evening at her home. Wives of members in the unit gather at Anderson's house for Friday get-togethers. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
On the homefront: Families of deployed Northland soldiers rely on each other while loved ones serve overseas
July 17, 2016 - 8:00am
July 14, 2016
Lake Nebagamon Armed Forces Tribute Committee members Barb Anderson, left, and Howard Levo hold up an architect’s rendering of the tribute beside the Lake Nebagamon Auditorium June 28. They will break ground for the tribute at 3 p.m. Friday. Community members are welcome to attend. (Maria Lockwood / Superior Telegram)
Armed services tribute breaks ground in Lake Nebagamon
July 14, 2016 - 10:37pm
Brookston veterans memorial becomes city centerpiece
July 14, 2016 - 10:11pm
July 13, 2016
Three of the estimated five remaining members of the Paducah Group gather for a lunch meeting at Mr. D's Wednesday afternoon. From left: Bill Carlson, 94, Steve Balach, 92, and David Davidson, 93, all of Duluth. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
'Paducah Group' grants itself a reprieve
July 13, 2016 - 10:00pm
Veterans Affairs Choice program still drawing fire
July 13, 2016 - 9:41pm
July 10, 2016
1st Lt. Loren E. Hintz of Charles City, Iowa, was shot down in 1945 while on a bombing mission over Italy. His son, Hans Wronka of Duluth, has spent more than a decade researching his grandfather and his crash. On July 23, Wronka and a team of volunteers will excavate a site near Bagnarola, Italy, where they believe Hintz's plane went down. (Submitted photo)
Duluth man teams up with volunteers from around the world to find his grandfather’s plane and tell his story
July 10, 2016 - 6:29am
July 9, 2016
Three of six U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds take off simultaneously as they begin their aerobatic performance at the Duluth Airshow on Saturday afternoon. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Amazing precision: Crowds treated to aerial acrobatics at Duluth Airshow
July 9, 2016 - 7:54pm
Mark Schuler with the Commemorative Air Force talks with World War II veterans Bob Watts of Canyon and Bob Ballou of Duluth as they tour the B-25 bomber on display at the Duluth International Airport on Friday morning. The men were supposed to take a flight on the craft but it was called off because of low clouds. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
WWII vets get up close with B-25 ahead of Duluth Airshow
July 9, 2016 - 9:02am
July 8, 2016
Veterans’ memorials, powwow on Fond du Lac Reservation this weekend
July 8, 2016 - 4:28am
Lunch with WWII veterans
July 8, 2016 - 12:00am
July 7, 2016
Moisture condenses around one of the Air Force Thunderbirds as it takes a tight turn over the Duluth International Airport Thursday afternoon. The plane was traveling at .94 Mach or about 721 miles per hour. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)play button
Duluth Airshow only chance to see U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds in region this year
July 7, 2016 - 10:07pm