Veteran’s Day

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Financial Company Calling On Industry To Hire Disabled Vets

Minnesota disabled Veterans looking for work might turn to Drexel Hamilton. The financial services company is based in Philadelphia, but was in the Twin Cities talking to an industry group.

11/06/2013

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Wal-Mart Says Its Hiring 100,000 Returning Veterans In Next 5 Years

Starting on Veteran’s Day, an American retailer says it will hire more than 100,000 returning veterans in the next five years.

01/15/2013

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Opinion: Our Veterans Should Not Be At Risk In Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

When the deal is being made to change the tax rates and cut the deficit we must remember to keep our commitment to our veterans.

11/12/2012

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37 Years Later, NCIS Help Search For St. Paul Vet’s Killer

The body of a young sailor from St. Paul, Daniel Erickson, was found on Veteran’s Day in 1975. His family has spent more than 37 years searching for his killer. Now, they have the help of NCIS.

11/12/2012

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Military Members Honored On Veterans Day

Gov. Mark Dayton and Sen. re-elect Amy Klobuchar will be among the speakers at a Veterans Day program, at the Veterans Memorial Community Center in Inver Grove Heights on Sunday.

11/11/2012

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45 Minn. National Guard Soldiers Returning Home

Eighteen soldiers in Minnesota’s Army National Guard are returning home on Veterans Day after being stationed overseas since last year. The other 27 soldiers from their company are scheduled to return next month.

11/10/2012

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Minn. To Hold Veterans Day Program Sunday

The commander of Minnesota’s famed “Red Bulls” will speak at the official State of Minnesota Veterans Day program Sunday.

11/10/2012

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Lowry Bridge To Light Up In Honor Of US Vets

The weekend, the Lowry Avenue Bridge arches will be lit up with red, white and blue in honor of Veteran’s Day, honoring all who have served in the United States Armed Forces.

11/09/2012

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Good MN Weather Credited With Better Deer Hunting

Good weather and Veterans Day falling on a Friday are being credited for improved hunter success after a slow start to Minnesota’s firearms deer season.

11/16/2011

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A Veteran’s Heart Saves Another Vet’s Life

Bill Carlson lives Veteran’s Day every time he puts on his Honor Guard uniform, but for him there’s one veteran who will always bear special meaning

11/11/2011

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State Leaders Push To Help Unemployed Vets

On Veterans Day, state leaders are highlighting the need to help unemployed vets.

11/11/2011

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Franken Unveils Health Bill For Rural Vets

On this Veterans Day, U.S. Senator Al Franken has unveiled a bill that would provide better health care for vets in rural areas.

11/11/2011

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Medal Of Honor Recipient’s Veterans Day Interview

Ret. Col. Jack Jacobs knows all about our nation’s Medal of Honor. Jacobs earned the Medal for heroism in Viet Nam many years ago.

11/11/2011

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Dayton Seeks To Expand Veteran Job Training

A proposal timed to Veterans Day would give more Minnesotans with a military past access to job training programs.

11/10/2011

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The Good Life For Less: Deals Serve As Salute To Vets

As a big thanks for being American heroes, all vets and active military members can pick up some freebies and deals on Veterans Day (11/11).

11/10/2011

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