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Principal Cheryl Malia-McCall

Principal Cheryl Malia-McCall

Principal Cheryl Malia-McCall receives a new flag from Scheels employee and veteran Dean Murry as 520 students from Beartooth Elementary School fill the gymnasium for a program honoring them for making Christmas cards for service members and their families.

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VFW post 6774 Chuck Carroll

VFW post 6774 Chuck Carroll

VFW Commander for VFW post 6774 Chuck Carroll talks about receiving cards from students in his days on a submarine in the U.S. Navy at Beartooth Elementary School on Thursday. 

December 11, 2014 2:35 pmLoading…
520 students

520 students

The Beartooth Elementary School gym is filled with 520 students and their teachers for a program honoring them for making Christmas cards for service members and their families.

December 11, 2014 2:35 pmLoading…
Missile Site

Missile Site

Craig Johnson stands outside one of the three Atlas intercontinental ballistic missile launch buildings on his property Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014 east of Cheyenne. Atlas Missile Site No. 3 is one of several former Atlas facilities around Cheyenne that have contaminated groundwater with Trichlor…

December 06, 2014 4:24 pm
Missile Site

Missile Site

Craig Johnson stands outside one of the three Atlas intercontinental ballistic missile launch buildings on his property Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014 east of Cheyenne. Atlas Missile Site No. 3 is one of several former Atlas facilities around Cheyenne that have contaminated groundwater with Trichlor…

December 06, 2014 4:24 pm
More sexually traumatized veterans will now have access to mental health care

More sexually traumatized veterans will now have access to mental health care

More veterans in need of mental health care because they were sexually assaulted or sexually harassed during their military service are now eligible for treatment, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs announced Tuesday.

December 03, 2014 6:00 am Photos

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ZooMontana to offer discounted admission for veterans

ZooMontana to offer discounted admission for veterans

For five days in mid-November, ZooMontana will give military veterans, and the group that comes with them, discounted admission in honor of Veterans Day.

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Zinke says lesson learned in travel expense audit

Zinke says lesson learned in travel expense audit

HELENA — Republican U.S. House candidate Ryan Zinke said Tuesday that he learned a lesson after being cited for lapses of judgment in a Navy evaluation.

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The Silent Generation - Born between 1925 and 1945

The Silent Generation - Born between 1925 and 1945

Korean and Vietnam War generation

October 23, 2014 4:13 pm
U.S. Marines set stage for 239th birthday celebration

U.S. Marines set stage for 239th birthday celebration

The Knights of Columbus will serve as ground zero for a Marine Corps birthday party.

October 23, 2014 6:00 am Video Loading…

Veterans Affairs to hold town hall meeting

HELENA — The Department of Veterans Affairs is hosting a town hall to listen to and answer questions from Montana veterans.

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Flying service soon to add heavy-lifting helicopters to fleet

Flying service soon to add heavy-lifting helicopters to fleet

Up until now, only the U.S. military has had access to the behemoth Chinook CH-47D helicopter.

September 05, 2014 6:00 am Photos

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David Ignatius: Our cycles of national worry about military power

WASHINGTON — When CBS News brought Dwight Eisenhower back to Normandy for the 20th anniversary of the D-Day landings in 1964, you might have expected the former commander of Allied forces to conclude with a triumphal comment. Instead, CBS captured an anguished Eisenhower against the backdrop…

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Highway 287 dedication honors 55 Montana POW/MIA

Highway 287 dedication honors 55 Montana POW/MIA

HELENA — As one lane of traffic inched by, dozens of people gathered on the shoulder of Highway 287 east of Helena on Friday to honor prisoners of war and military personnel missing in action.

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Stapleton calls for American to keep a strong military

Stapleton calls for American to keep a strong military

HELENA — Corey Stapleton, a Republican running for the U.S. House, on Wednesday called for America to maintain its military and economic strength and advocated the development of natural resources.

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Progress made in cleanup near Helena of unexploded ordnance from 1940s

HELENA — About 4,000 acres north of Helena have been surveyed in an effort to remove unexploded ordnance remaining from live-fire exercises that ended in the area nearly 60 years ago.

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Motorcyclists headed cross-country to honor military, 1st responders

Motorcyclists headed cross-country to honor military, 1st responders

After more than 1,000 miles logged on the road in just a few days, Woody West and Terry Werdewitz swung by Billings Fire Station 1 near North Park, just to say thanks.

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Malmstrom AFB to furlough 525 civilian workers

GREAT FALLS — Malmstrom Air Force Base officials are handing out notices of furloughs to its civilian employees.

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May cartoon: Rape in the Military

May cartoon: Rape in the Military

May 10, 2013

May 31, 2013 4:52 pm
Montana National Guard honors returning soldiers, families

Montana National Guard honors returning soldiers, families

The second deployment for Montana Army National Guard Staff Sgt. Drew Komrosky wasn't quite the same as the first.

February 24, 2013 5:00 pm Photos

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