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May 23, 2016
A pair of empty combat boots mark the start of the “22 A day, 22 Too Many” run and walk Sunday in Cottage Grove. The 22-mile event was organized by Sgt. Dan Bies of Cottage Grove and was held May 22 to draw attention to the epidemic of veteran suicides, which one report estimated to be 22 per day. (Bulletin photo by William Loeffler)
A long road: 22-mile walk in Cottage Grove calls attention to veteran suicides
May 23, 2016 - 9:28am
September 25, 2013
Volunteers complete packing care boxes for troops at A Touch of Home gathering at Crossroads Church in Woodbury Sept. 14. (Submitted photo)
Cottage Grove-area overseas troop care initiative moves into 10th year
September 25, 2013 - 9:33am
June 24, 2013
Washington County veterans' court: Working to repair those returning 'broken'
June 24, 2013 - 10:10am
May 29, 2013
Fifteen-year veteran and captain of the St. Paul Park Police Reserves Chuck Maurer was honored as the city's 2013 Volunteer of the Year. Bulletin photo by Emily Buss
St. Paul Park's volunteer of the year was 'born to serve'
May 29, 2013 - 12:52pm
May 27, 2013
Bagpiper Neal Heurung, of Cottage Grove, plays "Amazing Grace" during a Memorial Day observance at Atkinson Cemetery on East Point Douglas Road in Cottage Grove. Also pictured is American Legion Post 98 Honor Guard member John Wright (center) and Cmdr. Dave Conrad of Cottage Grove. Bulletin photo by Scott Wente
South Washington County veterans, residents observe Memorial Day
May 27, 2013 - 2:48pm
May 21, 2013
Members of Tribute to the Troops, all on Harley Davidson motorcycles, drive down 79th Street in Cottage Grove on Saturday to the home of Dawn "Dee" Meyers, who lost her brother, Adam, a Marine who was killed in 2006.  The visit was on Armed Forces Day. Bulletin photo by Judy Spooner
Tribute to the Troops motorcycles visit Cottage Grove sister of fallen soldier
May 21, 2013 - 3:42pm
November 11, 2012
Park High School Air Force Junior ROTC members salute at the Cottage Grove Veterans Memorial after raising flags representing the five military branches. Bulletin photo by Scott Wente
Cottage Grove dedicates its first veterans memorial
November 11, 2012 - 10:02pm
November 9, 2012
The new Cottage Grove Veterans Memorial includes a trio of flags encircled by stone slabs that honor each branch of the military. A ceremony dedicating the memorial is set for 1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11, at City Hall, 12800 Ravine Parkway S. Bulletin photo by Jon Avise
Cottage Grove seeking vets to attend veterans memorial dedication
November 9, 2012 - 1:18pm
August 15, 2012
A tiered granite monument honoring three fallen National Guard members, including Carlos Wilcox of Cottage Grove, greets visitors to the National Guard Armory in Stillwater, where the soldiers' unit is based. Bulletin photo by Scott Wente
Memorial honors fallen Cottage Grove, Woodbury soldiers
August 15, 2012 - 8:56am
July 4, 2012
City of Newport's nod to military veterans taking shape
July 4, 2012 - 10:51am
John Miller, of Cottage Grove, works on Marine intelligence during his Afghan deployment. Miller was promoted to corporal during one of the daily intelligence briefings he provides. Submitted photo by Sgt. Michele Watson
Cottage Grove's Miller compiling intelligence briefings during Marine deployment in Afghanistan
July 4, 2012 - 7:17am
May 28, 2012
Howard Tellin, of Cottage Grove, a member of the St. Paul Park American Legion Post 98 plays Taps at a Memorial Day ceremony at the Mississippi River on Grey Cloud Island. Bulletin photo by Scott Wente
South Washington County veterans remembered on Memorial Day
May 28, 2012 - 9:55am
May 27, 2012
Memorial Day events in south Washington County
May 27, 2012 - 8:03am
December 23, 2011
Air Force Reserve Tech. Sgt. Scott Frazer (right) surprises his son, Nick, during his Air Force Junior ROTC class at Park High School after returning from a six-month stint in Afghanistan. Bulletin photo by Judy Spooner
'Dad!' -- Cottage Grove Air Force father surprises kids after deployment (with video)
December 23, 2011 - 8:03am
December 2, 2011
Chief Master Sgt. Kathy Roby Ret. is a new aerospace instructor for the Park High School Air Force Junior ROTC program replacing Sgt. Gerry Ellis who retired in June. Bulletin photo by Judy Spooner
Park High School's first female Junior ROTC leader no stranger to breaking barriers
December 2, 2011 - 10:02am