Minnesota Veteran Receives Gift Of New RoofAfter seven years serving our country, a Minnesota veteran received a gift Friday from the community. The Roof Deployment Project builds new roofs for veterans who cannot afford it. Friday, it was Steve Ripp's turn.
House For Homeless Female Veterans Opens In MaplewoodThe number of female homeless veterans is on the rise. A home was dedicated Thursday in Maplewood to honor their service by helping some women veterans in their time of need.
Inspection Finds Major Issues At VA HospitalA healthcare inspection of the VA hospital in Minneapolis found some major issues when it comes to dealing with veterans in crisis.
VA Center Created To Help Veterans Exposed To Burn PitsAmie Muller died last year. Her story and others like it prompted lawmakers to demand the VA research the health effects associated with burn pits.
Aging Vets Take Thrill Flight In Open-Air CockpitOver the years, pilot Darryl Fischer's foundation has taken more than 1,500 seniors, mostly World War II and Korean veterans, on the flights.
Disabled Veterans Floating The Mississippi For Cancer Research“My family has been ravaged by cancer. My dad's already gone. My mom's got stage four lung cancer.”
Senate Passes Bill To Help Veterans Affected By Toxic Burn PitsA bill sponsored by Sen. Amy Klobuchar to help veterans exposed to toxic fumes from burn pits has passed the U.S Senate.
U.S. Service Members, Veterans Go Fishing On Flag DayIn 1916, President Woodrow Wilson officially proclaimed June 14 as Flag Day, which is now celebrated around the country.
University Of Memphis Now Tuition Free For Families Of Fallen SoldiersThe University of Memphis is making tuition free for the children and spouses of United States soldiers who died in the line of duty.
'There Was No Closure': Minnesota Veterans Journey To War Memorial, Pay Tribute To Fallen FriendsIt's not easy living with the memories of war. But for this group, the Washington trip was a chance to honor their buddies who didn't make it home and a kind of therapy for what still haunts them.
Dutch Put Faces To America’s War DeadFor 73 years, the Dutch people have been caring for these American graves -- a commitment to caretaking that gets handed down between generations.
March Aims To Raise Awareness On Veteran, Soldier SuicideOn one of the hottest days of the year, a group of former and current military service members, moms and dads, brothers and sisters were focused on something more pressing than the heat.
Man Sets Out To Mow Lawns In 50 States For People In NeedThe founder of Raising Men Lawn Care Service started mowing lawns for those in need three years ago after seeing a neighbor in Alabama struggling to cut his grass.
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.
Injured Veteran Receives First Total Penis, Scrotum TransplantThe Johns Hopkins reconstructive surgery team has successfully performed the first total penis and scrotum transplant in the world.