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2 Montana natives sign off from top Navy posts at Washington base

2 Montana natives sign off from top Navy posts at Washington base

They hear the jokes all the time, the punch lines about giving hay rides behind their F-150 truck or calf roping out behind the squadron bay.

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Ex-VA worker says she was suspended over records

FORT COLLINS, Colo. — A former worker at a Veterans Affairs clinic in Colorado says she was put on unpaid leave after she refused to falsify appointment records.

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WWII veteran pleads to join Navy to live up to family tradition

WWII veteran pleads to join Navy to live up to family tradition

World War II veteran Donald Buska describes how he managed to join the Navy despite being initially rejected for nearsightedness.

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Man accused of deserting Navy arrested in Sheridan

SHERIDAN, Wyo. — Sheridan police have arrested a 29-year-old man wanted on a federal warrant for allegedly deserting the Navy.

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Navy commander is Central Catholic's outstanding alum

Navy commander is Central Catholic's outstanding alum

Navy Commander Michael Harris is the commanding officer of the USS Pearl Harbor, an amphibious dock landing ship with nearly 400 sailors — and up to double that amount when she’s ferrying Marines somewhere.

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Navy SEALs to parachute into Washington-Grizzly, hope to raise $50K for wounded Montana colleague

Navy SEALs to parachute into Washington-Grizzly, hope to raise $50K for wounded Montana colleague

MISSOULA — Attending a University of Montana football game was the last thing on Bo Reichenbach’s mind last July when he was critically injured by an improvised explosive device while on patrol in Afghanistan.

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Trackchair gives injured Lockwood Navy SEAL new mobility

Trackchair gives injured Lockwood Navy SEAL new mobility

Thanks to a chair mounted on all-terrain treads, Bo Reichenbach can fly fish, hunt and hike again. The Navy SEAL lost his legs after being injured by an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan last summer.

June 15, 2013 9:12 pm Photos

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May cartoon: Rape in the Military

May cartoon: Rape in the Military

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May 31, 2013 4:52 pm
Navy veteran Michael Schutz

Navy veteran Michael Schutz

Michael Schutz is suing the City of Truman, Minn., after he returned from the Navy and his job as a police officer in Truman was reduced to part time. Schutz is currently on administrative leave from the city.

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Military women get tattoos, too

Military women get tattoos, too

Amelia McDanel, 34, got several tattoos before, during and after she joined the U.S. Navy.

February 24, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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WWII, Iraq veterans receive 'overdue' recognition, honors

WWII, Iraq veterans receive 'overdue' recognition, honors

Less than three months after Herbert S. Kindsfater traveled to the National World War II Memorial with the inaugural Big Sky Honor Flight, he experienced another life-changing event that hearkened to his service in World War II.

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Big Sky Honor Flight: By the Numbers

Big Sky Honor Flight: By the Numbers

Big Sky Honor Flight: By the numbers

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Bighaus column: Laurel's Rolison rolls his way into bowling Hall

Bighaus column: Laurel's Rolison rolls his way into bowling Hall

Bowling helped Guy Rolison years ago raise the $800 he needed to purchase his first car, a 1967 Ford Mustang.

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Hosterman's heroics help Rocky to nationals

On the day she was offered a golf scholarship to Rocky Mountain College, Rachel Hosterman said "the room was spinning.

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Guest opinion: Navy, Senate service demonstrate leadership

Guest opinion: Navy, Senate service demonstrate leadership

I am the only candidate running for governor who served on active duty in our military. Veterans are the backbone of our free society, and our time in uniform is the epitome of public service. As a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, my life and leadership have been used towards public inter…

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Students meet with military academy reps

Students meet with military academy reps

Getting into one of the U.S. military academies isn’t easy, but the payoff is big, students and their parents learned Saturday morning.

April 28, 2012 4:45 pm Photos

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Richard Turk works on the interior

Richard Turk works on the interior

Richard Turk works on the interior Monday of a new location at 4 N. 29th St., for Billings Army Navy Surplus. Owner Eddie Schmidt bought the former First National Pawn shop across the street from his current store.

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Eddie Schmidt is shown in the new space for Billings Army Navy Surplus

Eddie Schmidt is shown in the new space for Billings Army Navy Surplus

Eddie Schmidt has moved the Billings Army Navy store across the street to the former First National Pawn building. Photos by Larry Mayer

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VFW Honor Guard member

VFW Honor Guard member

VFW Honor Guard member Price “Bill” Buntyn, Jr. shops for uniforms at the Billings Army Navy Surplus store, which is moving across North 29th Street.

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'You don't forget things that happened,' says Pearl Harbor survivor

'You don't forget things that happened,' says Pearl Harbor survivor

Today marks the 70th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.

December 07, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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