French Woman Meets Vet's Family After Caring For His GraveAbout 125,000 World War II soldiers and airmen are buried in 11 cemeteries in France. For many of their families it's difficult, if not impossible, to pay a foreign visit to decorate their loved-one’s grave. But 70 years after World War II ended, French volunteers continue their pledge to do what American loved ones can't.
Hundreds Of Vets Gather At Minnesota Veterans Day ProgramAfter its reveal at the Xcel Energy Center during the Minnesota Wild game Tuesday night, the More Than Names flag was on display during the official state of Minnesota Veterans Day program. Community members celebrated and honored Veterans who have served our country.
4 Things To Know: Deals On Veterans Day, Jimmy Carter's Health & MoreFrom a promising update on President Jimmy Carter's condition to deals on Veterans Day, here are the four stories to know for Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015.
What Is Closed On Veterans Day?November 11 marks Veterans Day, the day dedicated to remembering, recognizing and honoring veterans from through America’s history. As a nationally recognized holiday there are a few places that are closed.
'More Than Names' Flag Unveiled At Wild-Jets GameThree words you've likely heard often on WCCO lately: "More than Names." Tuesday evening is the unveiling of a project thousands of you have helped us put together.
'Keys For Heroes' Aims To End Homelessness Among Minn. VeteransJust in time for Veteran's Day Wednesday, the Minnesota Department of Veteran's Affairs is launching a new initiative called "Keys for Heroes."
Finding Minnesota: Victory Memorial DriveEach year, we celebrate Veterans Day on the 11th day of the 11th month. And at precisely 11:11 in the morning that day, something special happens in a Minneapolis park.
Best Veteran's Day Drink Specials In MinnesotaRaise a glass to the members of the US military.
Conversations With Veterans: The Struggle Post Military LifeFemale vets, who currently number close to two million, may have it even tougher than their male counterparts. One such veteran is Donna, a Denver-based, single mom, whose struggles lasted far longer than her deployment.
Unemployment Rate Down For Minnesota VeteransMinnesota honored its veterans with a special state program Tuesday in Inver Grove Heights. State military leaders honored Minnesota's 370,000 veterans, including 26,000 who were deployed for extended periods of time after 9/11.
PODCAST PAGE: Veteran's Day 2014 The WCCO Morning News With Dave LeeA snowy Tuesday on the MORNING NEWS WITH DAVE LEE. Click the link above to listen back via Dave's PODCAST PAGE!
Events, Businesses Pay Tribute On Veterans DayTuesday marks Veterans Day, during which we take time to honor the brave men and women who have served our country. Veterans Day originated as Armistice Day on this day in 1919, the first anniversary of the end of World War I. Congress amended the holiday to include veterans of all U.S. wars in 1954.