Fighter pilot Thomas Reitmann died over Vietnam in 1965. His remains were identified this year.
Updated: September 02, 2011, - 10:25 AM
He also told American Legion that fiscal fixes would not come "on the backs of our veterans."
Updated: August 30, 2011, - 10:09 PM
His Tuesday visit is likely to deal with national security and high unemployment among veterans.
Updated: August 29, 2011, - 10:14 PM
As delegates convene on Saturday at the Minneapolis Convention Center for the national convention of the American Legion, the nation's largest wartime service organization will be in the midst of a fight of its own -- to stay relevant.
Updated: August 26, 2011, - 07:55 PM
After being honored as a hero, Elizabeth McKenzie, 20, admitted never serving abroad.
Updated: August 22, 2011, - 11:14 PM
The aftermath of soldier suicides can entail a frustrating search for answers and endless anguish for the families.
Updated: August 21, 2011, - 03:52 PM
Pete Hegseth is a captain in the U.S. Army stationed in Afghanistan as a counterinsurgency instructor. He's also a prolific and articulate observer during his deployment. The Princeton graduate and native of Forest Lake regularly shares his view on reasons for optimism -- and for concern -- about U.S. military operations through his e-mail newsletter.
Updated: August 19, 2011, - 05:40 PM
Sgt. Matthew Harmon of Fosston was killed in an explosion after surviving two deployments to Iraq.
Updated: August 15, 2011, - 10:03 PM
What would the logo to best symbolize a Minnesota submarine look like? A loon diving underwater? A mosquito? An enemy entangled in Eurasian milfoil?
Updated: August 05, 2011, - 07:43 PM