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July 11, 2015
Jerry Bjerke, right, and Karen Van De Venter, left, of Hubbard County Veterans Services visit with United States Navy veteran Dennis O’Connell at the Park Rapids office. Bjerke started in April as a veterans service officer assistant and is training under Hubbard County Veterans Services Officer Greg Remus. (Kevin Cederstrom/Enterprise)
Veterans services office fills important need
July 11, 2015 - 1:48pm
June 20, 2015
VA officials hold forum to address veterans issues
June 20, 2015 - 12:25pm
June 7, 2015
Chris Ring, a U.S. Navy combat veteran, stops at the headwaters of the Mississippi after swimming across Lake Itasca to begin his 2015 Legacy Challenge: Swim For Their Sacrifice, where he plans to swim the length of the Mississippi River from the headwaters to the Gulf of Mexico.
Navy veteran aims to swim from Mississippi River headwaters to Gulf of Mexico
June 7, 2015 - 3:21pm
May 27, 2015
John Lombard and Dave Traxler, right, demonstrate the proper way to fold the American flag during the Memorial Day program held at the Park Rapids Area High School auditorium. The flag folding ceremony is a way to honor the flag on special days, like Memorial Day or Veterans Day.
Park Rapids Memorial Day program fills auditorium
May 27, 2015 - 12:30pm
May 23, 2015
Park Rapids WWII veteran shares his story of wounded in action
May 23, 2015 - 8:34am
February 18, 2015
Dave Free, of the Star of the North Marine Corps League, presents a flag to Robin Howard. (Sarah Smith / Emterprise)
Veteran’s death raises awareness of rare disorder
February 18, 2015 - 9:48am
November 22, 2014
VSO seeing more Agent Orange cases
November 22, 2014 - 10:12am
July 26, 2014
Driving vets ‘an honor and privilege’
July 26, 2014 - 9:42am
May 24, 2014
A tribute to 2nd Lieutenant Aloya Liepold will be displayed at the All Veterans Memorial Interpretive and Educational Center. (Anne Erickson / Enterprise)
All Veterans Memorial
May 24, 2014 - 10:59am
January 4, 2014
Three Ford Flex vehicles have been purchased to transport regional veterans to medical appointments at veterans facilities. Local and state vets groups raised $130,000 for the purchase of the vehicles, which will be stationed in Park Rapids, Bemidji and Wheaton. The funds also go to pay the cost of a dispatcher.
Transportation for vets’ doctor appointments available
January 4, 2014 - 11:56am
November 13, 2013
From left are Madeline Yliniemi, Vickie Helm, Terry Moen and Rick Moen. (Nick Longworth / Enterprise)
Coffee and rolls for Veterans Day at the Park Rapids American Legion
November 13, 2013 - 1:06pm
Larry and Cathy Villella operate an ice fishing house available to veterans for free. The Villellas help arrange to make the trip to the house and provide all the necessary gear. Submitted Photo
A fish house for veterans
November 13, 2013 - 8:42am
November 9, 2013
Letter: Veterans Day an important holiday
November 9, 2013 - 12:38pm
Letter: Show appreciation for our veterans
November 9, 2013 - 12:37pm
From left, Richard Martin, representing the Minnesota Disabled American Veterans, Randy Benham of the Park Rapids Legion and Hubbard County Veterans Service Officer Greg Remus. Benham is one of the drivers.
New fleet for vets
November 9, 2013 - 12:28pm