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UWS, Douglas County host veterans run
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September 21, 2018
UWS, Douglas County host veterans run
The University of Wisconsin-Superior hosts its fifth annual Running for Our Heroes 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, Sept. 29, at 9 a.m. The event is hosted by UWS's Veteran and Nontraditional Student Center and Douglas County Veteran Services Office. "It's been great to see this event grow,"...
September 21, 2018 - 7:48am
September 4, 2018
State welcomes service members transitioning to civilian life
Daniel J. Zimmerman Now is a great time to be a veteran in Wisconsin. When Gov. Scott Walker appointed me Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs secretary 19 months ago, he asked me to ensure that every veteran who wanted a job had one.
September 4, 2018 - 10:34am
August 10, 2018
Korean War hero returns to Superior
A soldier is coming home nearly 68 years after he lost his life in a battle some historians refer to as the most savage in modern warfare: the...
August 10, 2018 - 7:57am
August 7, 2018
County could eliminate veteran van service
Douglas County's Health and Human Services division is considering a recommendation that would eliminate the county's medical transport service for veterans. The recommendation comes from Veterans Service Officer Brian Erickson after a review of the service over the last couple of...
August 7, 2018 - 8:08am
July 24, 2018
Bong Center receives donation from fundraising ride
The Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center announced it received a $3,169 donation from the Good Friday Fundraising Ride last spring. The ride is an informal group that gets together and rides all-terrain and utility-terrain vehicles. They raise money each year for specific causes...
July 24, 2018 - 8:02am
A much needed welcome: Vietnam War veterans welcomed home 50 years later
Terry Farber doesn’t recall being welcomed home on his return to America after serving from 1968-1969 in the Vietnam War. “I was spit on and cussed at,” Farber said. “And I was still in bandages.”
May 24, 2018 - 9:40am
May 22, 2018
Area veteran says he’s suffering consequences of antimalarial drug prescribed during 148th Fighter Wing deployment
DULUTH—Shawn Bolf works at his family's garage-door company, as he has for 25 years, but these days the work is mostly at a desk, preparing...
May 22, 2018 - 10:18pm
Memorial Day ceremonies
Northern Douglas County
May 22, 2018 - 9:28am
Remembering the fallen, allies on Memorial Day
A wealth of meaning is packed into a small red flower. Paper poppies distributed annually by the American Legion and its auxiliary honor the...
May 22, 2018 - 7:57am
May 18, 2018
American Legion commemorates sacrifice
National Poppy Day observance is Friday May 25 this year. This is when we honor our veterans sacrifice for freedom, and as we know, freedom comes with a cost. For many who do not know the story of the poppy, the tradition started in France and Belgium after World War I. The blood...
May 18, 2018 - 7:54am
April 17, 2018
Expo connects veterans with resources
The University of Wisconsin-Superior and Douglas County host the fifth annual free Veterans Expo 3-7 p.m. April 24 in the Yellowjacket Union Great Room, 1605 Catlin Ave. The evening includes presentations from the Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center. Remarks will be made by...
April 17, 2018 - 7:40am
March 23, 2018
Guides offer veterans free fishing trip
Veterans are going on a free fishing trip with local guides as a token of appreciation for their service. This April, veterans in the Twin Ports area will be able to join fishing guides to catch steelhead on local streams and rivers. Meant as a donation to veterans to say "thank you"...
March 23, 2018 - 7:54am
March 13, 2018
Camp Bong offers lessons on military life
The University of Wisconsin-Superior Center for Continuing Education and Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center are teaming for the third-annual Camp Bong. Camp Bong is a sleepover experience at the Bong Veterans Center providing youth and adults the chance to meet veterans, engage...
March 13, 2018 - 8:46am
December 24, 2017
SOLIDARITY ON SKATES: Duluth Warriors offer way for servicemen to reconnect through hockey
DULUTH—When he left the Navy in 2007 after four years and three deployments, Nate Miller returned to his hometown of St. Cloud, Minn. Gathering...
December 24, 2017 - 10:02pm
December 12, 2017
Bong Center collects donations for veterans
In the spirit of the Holiday Season, the Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center, the Bong Book Club, Richard I. Bong American Legion Post 43 and auxiliary are again looking for donations for the Silver Bay Veterans Home in Minnesota. The program started 12 years ago to bring holiday...
December 12, 2017 - 8:40am