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October 15, 2012
Shown left and middle are officers at Fort Lewis, Wash., including Cpt. Peter Muto on right. Behind them is a Howitzer 105, one of the weapons for which many of the men trained.
Soldiers reunite 50 years after close, literal call with Cold War
October 15, 2012 - 9:46am
October 13, 2012
Lowered flags honor WWII pilot
October 13, 2012 - 10:00pm
October 5, 2012
Lowered flag honors Korean War solider
October 5, 2012 - 3:22pm
September 28, 2012
Cmdr. Brian Sittlow is being honored with the Vice Adm. James Bond Stockdale Leadership Award. The award is peer-nominated.
Roberts native wins Navy excellence award
September 28, 2012 - 8:01am
September 15, 2012
Lowered flag honors embassy-attack victims
September 15, 2012 - 8:00pm
September 12, 2012
Arnie Roen is one of the war-veteran speakers who will be at the River Falls Public Library Sept. 20.
<i>Submitted photo</i>
Vet recalls war 70 years later
September 12, 2012 - 10:38am
September 11, 2012
Lowered flags honor 9/11 victims, patriots
September 11, 2012 - 9:08am
September 6, 2012
Left, Events/Gallery Coordinator Jera Terreng stands by a display case in the lower level of the public library that has artifacts from servicemen and women furnished by the Fletcher-Pechacek American Legion Post #121 in River Falls. Right, gallery visitors check out the exhibit. 
<i>Phil Pfuehler photos</i>
Weighty topic: How we react to war
September 6, 2012 - 11:27am
July 18, 2012
Wisconsin teen ranks as youngest to enlist
July 18, 2012 - 12:12pm
July 7, 2012
The American Legion sponsored three boys from the River Falls High School to attend the 71st annual Badger Boys State, a weeklong youth-leadership program. Left to right are, seniors 2013: Sam Anderson, Trevor Stokes and Cole Love. 
<i>Debbie Griffin photo</i>
Boys help run 51st state; Legion-sponsored students learn, practice life skills
July 7, 2012 - 9:00am
June 21, 2012
Former Wildcat Luke Jenkins never lost sight of his goal to play hockey at the NCAA Division I level. Now, after three seasons proving himself in junior hockey, Jenkins is preparing to leave for West Point to play for the Black Knights of Army.
<i>Bob Burrows photo</i>
Former Wildcat earns hockey scholarship to West Point
June 21, 2012 - 10:29am
June 7, 2012
Letter: You helped our vets
June 7, 2012 - 9:16am
May 25, 2012
Memorial Day: Join the tribute for local veterans
May 25, 2012 - 9:09am
May 7, 2012
Lowered flag honors fallen soldier
May 7, 2012 - 11:50am
April 6, 2012
Captain Brandon Pearson (left), inspector instructor for the Marine Corps' Military Police reserve unit in Wahpeton, N.D., pins the Purple Heart medal on Sergeant Aaron Fuller's dress uniform at a ceremony Sunday at the New Richmond National Guard Armory.
<i>Jeff Holmquist photo</i>
Distinguished medal recognizes this Marine's sacrifice
April 6, 2012 - 10:23am