40 Years Later, Vietnam Veteran HonoredAfter four decades, a Vietnam veteran is finally being recognized for his service.
5 Ways To Give Back To Our Military Heroes On Memorial DaySpend some time giving back to our military heroes this Memorial Day. Here are five great ways to honor a vet today.
Twin Cities Eye Doctor Offers 'Sight For Soldiers'A Twin Cities eye doctor has found a unique way to say 'thank you' to members of the military.
'22Kill For 22' Aims To Raise Awareness About Veteran SuicideMembers of the State Patrol dropped and did 22 Friday afternoon. It wasn't an order, but part of an important challenge.
Twin Cities To Host 2016 Medal Of Honor ConventionEach year, a convention of Medal of Honor recipients and their families are recognized for their courage and sacrifice. The Twin Cities has never hosted it, but with an announcement made today, that will be changing.
96-Year-Old Fights For Women Airforce Service Pilots To Be Buried At ArlingtonA Minnesota woman who served as an Air Force service pilot in World War II has a new fight. The 96-year-old wants women Air Force Service Pilots to be able to be buried at Arlington Cemetary.
St. Paul's History Theatre Receives Grant For Their Work With VeteransThe History Theatre in St. Paul is being recognized for its work with military veterans. The theater will receive $5,000 from the Blue Star Theatres Grant Program. Theatre Communications Group, the national organization for theater, and Blue Star Families recently announced the second round of program grants.
'Veterans Yoga Project' Growing In PopularityThe popularity of yoga continues to increase. According to the National Institute of Health, nearly 10 percent of U.S. adults practice yoga. That number is also on the rise for Veterans. Yoga is also becoming a more common practice for military members returning home from war.
'Scuba Claus' Visits MOA's SEA LIFE AquariumYou better watch out, you better not cry -- Scuba Claus is coming to town! This sea-worthy Santa made his annual visit to SEA LIFE Minnesota Aquarium at the Mall of America Tuesday.
Timberwolves Invite 100 Military Members To Practice The Minnesota Timberwolves are hosting 100 members of the military as a way of saying thank you for their service.
Veteran Approaches End Of Mississippi River SwimA former Navy SEAL is close to completing his mighty mission to honor veterans. Chris Ring was in Minnesota at Lake Itasca at the headwaters of the Mississippi River five months ago. His goal is to swim the entire length of the river.
'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.