Stories tagged: "military"

Honoring Our Heroes: 7 Meaningful Ways to Pay Tribute on Memorial Day

Memorial Day is a time to honor and remember the brave Americans who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our nation.

Green Bay Family Sends 550+ Care Packages to Soldiers Overseas. Here’s How You Can Help.

Hannah Stillman knows how much a simple care package can mean to a soldier serving overseas... because her husband was one for 13 years. Now, the Green Bay mom is making them for Wisconsin troops who are still serving. Find out how you can, too!

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Veterans Group Blasts Last-Minute Republican Effort to Block Counting of Military Ballots

The lawsuit seeking to discount military votes comes from the Republican conspiracy theorist who chairs the Assembly Elections committee—and disgraced elections “investigator” Michael Gableman.

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4 Ways to Acknowledge Veterans Day in Wisconsin

Here are some great ways you can honor the more than 350,000 veterans who call Wisconsin home. 

‘Thanks a $10 Million!’: Gov. Evers Pledges Major Money to Support Wisconsin Veterans

Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers announced the state is committing $10 million to help veterans adjust back to “normal” life, both immediately and in the long-term. Find out where that money will go, and how you can help, too.

Wisconsin Veteran, Paralyzed for 30 Years, Surprised with $15,000 Power Wheelchair

The Union Center native will once again have the freedom he fought for overseas.

Clockwise from top left: Pharmacist's Mate Second Class John Bradley, Gen. Robert McCoy, Staff Sgt. Russell Klika, Gen. Arthur MacArthur, Jr.
From Gettysburg to Iwo Jima to Iraq—Wisconsin Soldiers Played a Role in Keeping America Free

For the first Fourth of July in 20 years, the US isn’t involved in any active wars. But many veterans continue to fight their own battles—and you can help.