first Vietnam War Medal of Honor recipient dies at 89 – .

149 Roger Donlon was a U.S. Army veteran who was given the Medal of Honor for his valor in the Vietnam War.  Roger Donlon’s legacy  Donlon originally joined the U.S. Air Force in 1953, but after serving for two years and enrolling at West Point, he discovered that an eye defect would keep him from… Continue reading first Vietnam War Medal of Honor recipient dies at 89 – .

The Milagro Beanfield War author dies at 83 – .

62 John Nichols was a New Mexico author known for “The Milagro Beanfield War.”  John Nichols’s legacy  Born in California, Nichols made his home in Taos as an adult, and he was best known for his “New Mexico trilogy” of novels. The trilogy started with “The Milagro Beanfield War,” which was adapted for the big… Continue reading The Milagro Beanfield War author dies at 83 – .

key leader during Cold War crisis dies at 87 – .

7 Maj. Gen. Roland Lajoie was a U.S. Army veteran and an expert in Soviet technology who proved to be a key leader during the last years of the Cold War.  Roland Lajoie’s legacy  Lajoie was the youngest of eight children, born in Nashua, New Hampshire. He was able to attend the University of New… Continue reading key leader during Cold War crisis dies at 87 – .

REWIND: 100 YEARS AGO THIS WEEK: World War I & Flu Epidemic (Published Nov. 19, 2018)

GREENBUSH, MN (trfnews.i234.me) One-hundred years ago this week, local men were returned home as World War I ended and a flu epidemic swept the world. * This story was originally published November 19, 2018.

Gas War Continues Across The Region

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Gas prices continue to plunge across the region. – Gas prices are falling in the region – Lowest prices in Grand Forks at Sam’s for $1.69/gallon – Holiday stations in Bemidji selling for $1.77/gallon and $1.88/gallon in Fargo – Lowest prices in Fargo at KC’s and Senex for $1.59/gallon – Sam’s… Continue reading Gas War Continues Across The Region