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Veterans get into Milwaukee Art Museum free all summer

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The Milwaukee Art Museum is offering free admission to veterans and active military members all summer starting on Memorial Day. Continue reading

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UW-Stout alumni honor classmate killed in Vietnam

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A group of University of Wisconsin-Stout alumni has created a scholarship in honor of a classmate who was killed in Vietnam. Continue reading

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Veterans returning from active duty struggle to find jobs

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Stan Doty has spent 17 ½ years in the military, served two tours in Iraq, and can’t find a job. “I’m smart. I’ve had a lot of experience. I’ve been thrown into a lot of things and performed well. I’m … Continue reading

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Wisconsin county to create veterans court

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APPLETON, Wis. — U.S. veterans who find themselves on the wrong side of the law will get extra help in a new specialized Outagamie County court, but still will be held accountable for their actions. The Outagamie County Board voted … Continue reading

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Deputy secretary quits Wisconsin veterans department

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Wisconsin State Department of Veterans Affairs Deputy Secretary Jason Johns, an Iraq veteran who earned a Purple Heart, has decided to resign. Continue reading

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NPR: With long wait times at the VA, Milwaukee clinic fills a need

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Veteran Quest, a mental health clinic outside Milwaukee, is offering a different model of health care for veterans than they can find at the Department of Veterans Affairs, according to National Public Radio‘s Eric Toner. Such clinics don’t just offer … Continue reading

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