'I Became Hopeless': Veteran Grateful He Asked For Help After Suicide AttemptsThe state of Minnesota will recognize the second annual Minnesota Veteran Suicide Prevention and Awareness Day. The hope is to get veterans to ask for help and use the state and federal resources available to keep them safe.
MACV Creates Outreach Team To Help Veterans Experiencing Homelessness During PandemicThe Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans continues to work to get veterans out of situations that could expose them -- but they have had to make changes in order to safely help those in need.
American Legion Donates $18K For iPads To Connect Vets At VA Medical Center To Family, FriendsThe iPads can also be used by COVID-19 patients to talk to their nurse or doctor to prevent possible exposure to the virus.
Gold Star Mom Honors Son Who Saved His 'Brothers In Arms' And Organ Donation RecipientsAs a nation celebrates Memorial Day, a special portion of the population faces the holiday with mixed emotions.
'It's Really Been Therapeutic': Fort Snelling Observes Memorial Day With Private Ceremony, Online TributeIn-person Memorial Day ceremonies -- like all ceremonies at national cemeteries -- have been canceled, but they have been substituted with beautiful online tributes, including one made especially for Fort Snelling.
Town Finds Way To Honor Navy Seaman Lloyd Timm, Killed In Pearl Harbor, After Pandemic Delays FuneralOn this Memorial Day weekend, a Minnesota community is remembering a United States Navy seaman who has not been able to be laid to rest due to COVID-19.
'A Very Difficult Pill To Swallow': Fort Snelling Cemetery To Forgo Memorial Day Public Ceremony Due To PandemicLike so many things, Fort Snelling National Cemetery is also impacted by COVID-19.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: State Approves Grants For Veterans In NeedWith the goal of ending veteran homelessness and suicide rates in mind, the state passed $6 million in funds to assist with financial hardships.
Coronavirus Updates: Gov. Walz Announces $6.2M In COVID-19 Grants For State’s VeteransMinnesota Gov. Tim Walz says the state’s veterans “deserve our support” during the COVID-19 pandemic.
'What's Really Going On Here?': 25 Veterans Left Jilted After Being Promised Free Tickets To Vikings-Packers GameA group of veterans who thought they were going to attend the Minnesota Vikings-Green Bay Packers game Monday night say they feel sucker-punched.
'They’re Survivalists': MACV Helping Iron Range Veterans Get Back On Their Feet“People from northern Minnesota, they’re survivalists, especially our veterans. So they will stay where ever they can."
'Stand Down' Held For Veterans In Need At Target FieldIt was one-stop shopping Thursday at Target Field for Minnesota veterans in need.
'You Can Find Yourself Here': MACV Transitional Housing Helps Veterans Looking For A Second ChanceFrom homelessness to housing, MACV is on the front lines of providing transitional housing for veterans looking for a second chance.
'It Goes A Long Way': Elk River Program Helps Vets Shovel Snow"Beyond the Yellow Ribbon" program will match needy and deployed veterans with willing volunteers.
'My Heart Is So Filled': Yarn For Vets' Kari Yarke Receives Big Yarn Donations After WCCO StoryViewer response to our story about Kari Yarke and her work crocheting items for homeless veterans was off the charts.