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Veteran Of The Month

September’s Veteran Of The Month: Amber Spencer

Amber Kirchner was raised in Sauk Rapids, Minnesota, and moved to the Twin Cities for college. Amber joined the Army Reserves in 1996 while still in high school for an 8 year commitment. In 2003, […]

08/31/2011

August’s Veteran Of The Month: Mitch Hinz

Mitch Hinz is a trained IT specialist, and decided to leave his eight to five job three years ago, and took a road less traveled and joined the United States Army.  Mitch completed basic training […]

07/26/2011

July’s Veteran Of The Month: Ken Krueger

Ken Krueger enlisted in the US Army in 1942, to serve and protect his family and country after Pearl Harbor.   After induction into the U.S. Army at Fort Snelling in Minneapolis, then basic training in […]

06/30/2011

June’s Veteran Of The Month: Ken Lohr

Ken Lohr was born and raised on a dairy farm in Jerseyville, Minnesota.  He moved the the Twin Cities when he was 20, met his wife and joined the US Navy.  He went to Vietnam […]

06/03/2011

May’s Veteran Of the Month: Michael Baumann

Lieutenant Colonel (U.S. Army, Retired) Baumann hails from Olivia, Minnesota, graduated from Thomas Jefferson Senior High School in Bloomington, Minnesota, and is a Distinguished Military Graduate of the University of Minnesota. Commissioned a Second Lieutenant […]

05/01/2011

April’s Veteran Of The Month: Jim Sheeley

Jim Sheeley was drafted into WWII in February of 1943 at age 19 and was stationed to Karachi Air Base India as a cryptographer. After a brief stint in Assam, Jim was posted to an […]

04/01/2011

March’s Veteran Of The Month: Chris Hagen

Chris Hagen grew up in Bloomington, MN where he went to Kennedy Senior High school in 2004.  After High School, Hagen joined the Marines and went to boot camp at Camp Pendleton in California the […]

02/25/2011

February’s Veteran of the Month: Craig Walters

February’s “Veteran of the Month” is Craig Walters.  Craig joined the Marine’s in 1986 at 20 years old, because of the commitment he had to our country.  In 1990, Craig was stationed in Saudi Arabia […]

02/24/2011

January’s Veteran Of The Month: Marcus Kuboy

Staff Sergeant Marcus Kuboy joined the Minnesota National Guard in 2005.  After spending his summer in Texas getting trained to become an infantry medic, he was assigned to a unit based out of Detroit Lakes […]

01/03/2011

October’s Veteran of the Month: Pam Barrows

Pam Barrows graduated from Marshall High School in 1963.  Following dreams of career and adventure, she left Minnesota for Denver, Colorado and the Presbyterian Hospital School of Nursing. As Pam approached her senior year of […]

10/01/2010

September’s Veteran Of The Month: Tom Hilla

Tom Hilla grew up in Lakeville, Minnesota. He enjoys hunting, fishing, and mostly everything involving nature and the outdoors.  He participated as an Eagle Scout and stayed involved in scouting until eighteen.  Tom graduated from […]

08/31/2010

August’s Veteran Of The Month: SPC Daniel P. Drevnick

Specialist Daniel Drevnick grew up in Woodbury Minnesota and graduated from Woodbury High School in 2005. As Dan grew, he played league Baseball and Football. He found skateboarding and snowboarding fun but his main passion […]

07/30/2010

July’s Veterans of the Month: Kevin & Callie Keeley

Kevin and Callie Keeley met nine years ago while Callie was visiting her little brother at his Marine base.  She didn’t know that during her visit she would also find a boyfriend!  Kevin and Callie […]

07/09/2010

June’s Veteran of the Month: Jim Lovrien

Jim Lovrien grew up in Elsworth, Minnesota, and was drafted into the Army in 1967 at 19 years old. Jim served in Vietnam from 1967-1968, and was discharged from 1970, when he joined the National […]

06/01/2010

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