Minnesota Landlords Work With MACV To Provide Homes For Homeless VetsLandlords who offer their units in partnership with MACV are on the front lines in the fight to find stable housing for unsheltered veterans.
Homeless Vet Who Almost Ended Up Sleeping On Streets Finally Home For The HolidaysFor Army veteran Greg Langlois, music helps ease his mind. And there is no better place to relax and play than in his own apartment, the place he's now grateful to call home.
MACV Hotel Program Gives Homeless Vets, And Families, A Transitional Roof Over Their HeadsEric B. Williams is a single parent, and one of many veterans who turned to MACV at one of the darkest times in his life.
MACV's Mission To Aid Homeless Vets Faces Uphill Battle In COVID PandemicA year ago, numbers of unsheltered veterans reached a low of 230 statewide. Then the pandemic hit, causing that number to increase as veterans who were once housed, needed MACV's help to find shelter.
US Army Recruiter With Baby In Stroller Helps Nab ShopliftersA U.S. Army recruiter helped police catch some suspected shoplifters at Southdale Mall over the weekend – all with his 10-month-old daughter in tow.
APNewsBreak: Army Expelled 500 Immigrant Recruits In 1 YearOver the course of 12 months, the U.S. Army discharged more than 500 immigrant enlistees who were recruited across the globe for their language or medical skills and promised a fast track to citizenship in exchange for their service
Army Battalion Takes Photo With Fallen Soldier's Newborn BabyThe soldiers coincidentally came home the day Christian was born, which made their homecoming that much sweeter.
Army Doctors Transplant New Ear From Soldier's ArmAn Army soldier who lost her ear has received a revolutionary transplant which saw doctors grow a brand new ear on the patient's own arm.
Game Time Salutes Honors Natalia Lynch, Daughter Of U.S. Army VeteranFor Natalia Lynch, her father's service in the U.S. Army meant that she got an international education and a deep appreciation for the work of the men and women in our armed services.
Wounded Warrior Channels Energy To Help Fellow SoldiersSgt. Scott Adams, from St. Bonifacius, has served six different tours of duty in the U.S. Army. His final mission left him with burns, PTSD, a broken back and blood clots. He is now joining forces with a Minnesota group and hopes others will do the same.
Vietnam Veterans Honored At Fort Snelling CeremonyThe ceremony marked the 50th anniversary of the U.S. buildup of military personnel in South Vietnam. The Pentagon wants to elevate the status of Vietnam vets to the status of World War 2 and Korean War veterans.
Man Accused Of Taking Army IDs To Stay In CustodyA federal judge has ordered that a Minnesota man accused of stealing identification information from members of his former Army unit will stay in custody pending trial. Keith Michael Novak is charged with fraud in connection with identity theft.
Heitkamp, Hoeven: Army Delays Dropping NDSU ROTC The U.S. Army has postponed dropping the ROTC program at North Dakota State University in Fargo.
September’s Veteran Of The Month: Matthew Gilbert Matthew Gilbert is September's Veteran of the Month!
Army Officer, Author Lt. Col. Mark Weber Laid To RestHundreds of mourners paid their final respects on Friday to a proud Army officer and devoted husband and dad. At 38, Lt. Col. Mark Weber was on the fast track for a successful military career. But the story of his unexpected journey would reach far beyond the halls of the Pentagon. "He was a scholar. He was just a joy to be around, very inspirational," says Lt. Col. Kevin Olson, spokesperson for the Minnesota National Guard.