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August 10, 2017
Military vehicles on display Saturday
August 10, 2017 - 5:22pm
August 8, 2017
Joe Heller
Local View: Let's stay home and improve things here
August 8, 2017 - 9:00pm
August 6, 2017
Little Falls artist Charles Kapsner sketches Marine Cory Engen from Browerville this week at his studio. Kapsner is working on the fourth mural for the committal hall at the State Veterans Cemetery at Camp Ripley. The mural will depict the Marine Corps from it’s origin to present time.  Steve Kohls / Forum News Serviceplay button
Minn. artist uses talents to shed good light on armed forces
August 6, 2017 - 12:55pm
August 4, 2017
Glenn Mount, tour leader on FIFI, explains how the B-29 was flown as well as the weight (500 pounds) of the bombs it carried and their construction to a visitors including Tim Warner of Eden Prairie (left). "It's pretty cool," said Warner, who'd never been in a B-29 before. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Photos: Up-close look at military history in Duluth
August 4, 2017 - 7:23pm
August 2, 2017
While at the memorial wall, the men all wore shirts identifying themselves as veterans. Many people stopped to ask questions and thank them for their service. (Contributed)
Visiting war memorial connects Minnesota veteran with men he served with
August 2, 2017 - 12:16pm
August 1, 2017
The B-29 Superfortress known as "FIFI" arrives at the Duluth airport in August 2013. (News Tribune file photo)
B-29 bomber in town
August 1, 2017 - 4:59pm
July 30, 2017
Journey Home Minnesota has been constructing homes for veterans and domestic abuse survivors in the Twin Cities since 2008. The nonprofit is planning to expand to the Northland with a duplex in Duluth and a house in Hovland for veterans. Photo courtesy of Journey Home Minnesota
Nonprofit expands veterans housing to Northland
July 30, 2017 - 7:00pm
July 27, 2017
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford testifies before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S., June 13, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein
No changes to military's transgender policy yet, top U.S. general says
July 27, 2017 - 10:35am
July 26, 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks to U.S. military personnel at Naval Air Station Sigonella following the G7 Summit, in Sigonella, Sicily, Italy, May 27, 2017. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi/File Photo
Here's how many trans people serve in the U.S. military
July 26, 2017 - 3:11pm
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump holds up a rainbow flag with "LGBT's for TRUMP" written on it at a campaign rally in Greeley, Colorado, U.S. October 30, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
Trump bans transgender people from military service; critics call it 'raw prejudice'
July 26, 2017 - 10:18am
July 20, 2017
Claudia Dresel of Superior reacts as she finds the name of one of her former neighbors, William Patterson of Superior, on the Wall That Heals in Superior on Thursday morning. At right, Olivia Heinz, 10, of Siren, takes a photo of her great-uncle's name, Ronald Grenier, who served in the Marines. The Wall is a 250-foot, half-scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial with more than 58,000 names of those who died or went missing in Vietnam. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
'The honor they deserve': Superior welcomes replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
July 20, 2017 - 5:18pm
July 17, 2017
The Wall that Heals is a half-scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial and a mobile education center that is coming to Superior this week. Photo by James Buczala
Half-size replica of Vietnam Veterans Memorial arrives in Superior this week
July 17, 2017 - 7:03pm
July 14, 2017
Pentagon says head of Islamic State in Afghanistan killed
July 14, 2017 - 3:27pm
Amelia Earhart standing under the nose of her Lockheed Model 10-E Electra. WikiCommons image
Amelia Earhart reality check: The Japanese helped the U.S. look for the famed aviator
July 14, 2017 - 8:45am
July 12, 2017
Marine Sgt. James Joseph Hubert is seen here before heading off to serve in the Pacific during World War II. Courtesy of Mary Hagenplay button
Long lost Duluth Marine to be interred on Saturday
July 12, 2017 - 6:26pm
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