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War Vet Earns Purple Heart For Work In Vietnam

Bloomington native Mike Kirkpatrick was wounded while serving as a hospital medic in Vietnam in 1968. Now 44 years later, he received a Purple Heart for his actions over the weekend.

11/12/2012

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Ft. Snelling Grave ‘Significantly Disturbed’

Authorities are trying to figure out who desecrated the grave of a Minnesota World War II veteran.

07/12/2012

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War Vet On Injuries From A Vise Thrown At Windshield

An Iraq War veteran wants justice after someone threw a metal vise through his windshield, smashing his face.

03/01/2012

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Vet Injured In Oakland Protests From Wis.

The Iraq War veteran injured in clashes between police and anti-Wall Street protesters felt so strongly about economic inequality that he wanted to do something to change it, his roommate said Thursday.

10/27/2011

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9/11 Memorial In Mound To Honor 10th Anniversary

A memorial at Veteran’s Park in Mound is preparing to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 tragedy.

09/05/2011

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