About 4,800 Minnesota veterans are expected to want funerals with military honor guards this year, up by more than 400 from last year. That number is only expected to rise in the coming years.
Updated: April 02, 2013, - 07:06 AM
Some veterans suffering from PTSD and other mental ailments are being misdiagnosed and discharged, leaving them without VA benefits.
Updated: April 01, 2013, - 08:11 PM
The center is taking nominations for veterans who have returned to civilian life and are thriving and contributing to their communities.It plans to host a “25 Veterans’ Voices” celebration on Sept. 11, 2013.
Updated: March 19, 2013, - 06:19 PM
From stables and tank garages to apartments and a new life: After decades of neglect, old buildings at Fort Snelling...
Updated: March 18, 2013, - 06:17 AM
Each month, the veterans center at Central Lakes College in Brainerd organizes an event to help veterans and their families...
Updated: March 05, 2013, - 05:50 PM
University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management is launching what it sees as a unique initiative to recruit and support veterans for its master of business administration program, selling itself as military friendly with the marketing slogan “Change your stripes.”
Updated: February 25, 2013, - 06:08 AM
Drones continue to come home. Nine states, including Minnesota, are working on domestic drone legislation, and a Government Accountability report...
Updated: February 19, 2013, - 07:42 PM
The Minnesota attorney general contends that students, many of them veterans, can find themselves unable to repay federal loans, leaving taxpayers on the hook.
Updated: February 17, 2013, - 10:07 PM
Bill seeks to limit use of drones for routine surveillance of citizens.
Updated: February 15, 2013, - 06:37 AM