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Larry Shellito

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Minn. Veterans Agency Launches Retooled Website

The Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs has launched a newly redesigned website aimed at giving the state’s veterans improved access to job opportunities, information about healthcare options and benefits, and other services.

06/12/2013

Memorial Day

Minn. Veterans Homes Hold Memorial Day Observances

Minnesota Veterans Homes in Hastings, Silver Bay, Fergus Falls, Minneapolis and Luverne are holding Memorial Day observances Monday to honor those who died serving the U.S.

05/30/2011

Former Minnesota National Guard leader Larry Shellito. (credit: Minnesota National Guard)

Minn. Senate OKs Shellito As Veterans Affairs Head

Larry Shellito has been confirmed by Minnesota’s Senate as state Veterans Affairs commissioner.

03/10/2011

Former Minnesota National Guard leader Larry Shellito. (credit: Minnesota National Guard)

Minn. Senate Panel Quickly Backs VA Commissioner

It took less than 10 minutes for Larry Shellito to win the backing of a Minnesota Senate committee, which recommended he be confirmed as state Veterans Affairs commissioner.

02/23/2011

Former Minnesota National Guard leader Larry Shellito. (credit: Minnesota National Guard)

Minn. Vets To Announce 2011 Legislative Agenda

Minnesota veterans groups will be at the state Capitol Tuesday to announce their 2011 joint legislative agenda at Veterans Day on the Hill.

02/15/2011

Former Minnesota National Guard leader Larry Shellito. (credit: Minnesota National Guard)

Ex-Guard To Lead Dept. Of Vet Affairs

Former Minnesota National Guard leader Larry Shellito is returning to state government after a three-month absence as Gov. Mark Dayton’s pick for a Veterans Affairs cabinet position.

01/12/2011