'We Thought We Were Forgotten': Tribute Honors Jefferson County PlatoonThe Jefferson County platoon was a unique group of recruits during the Vietnam War. Now, there is a place in the Lakewood community where their service and sacrifice will always be honored.
A Soldier Says A Stranger’s Christmas Card Got Him Through Vietnam. He Just Met The SenderBecause he had such deadly job in such a thankless war, the little girl's note mattered a lot to John Metzler.
Vietnam Vet's Daughter Asks Thief To Return Stolen VestA woman who wore a vest donning her late father's patches, recognizing his service in the Vietnam War, is asking those who stole the vest to return the cherished memento.
It's Been 50 Years Since Tommie Smith And John Carlos Raised Their Fists At The OlympicsWearing black gloves, the sprinters raised their fists in solidarity while the Star-Spangled Banner played.
'I Lived And Died A Proud American': John McCain Leaves Farewell Letter To The CountrySenator John McCain left a touching letter, thanking his family, the nation and his constituents, saying he owed all the the good things in his life "to America."
Vietnam Veterans Honored For Their ServiceA group of Vietnam War veterans was honored for their service on Wednesday.
'Opportunity To Heal': Jefferson County Platoon Reunites 50 Years LaterFifty years ago, on June 28, 1968, a group of 45 young Colorado men took the oath of enlistment together, forming the Jefferson County Platoon.
'Like Bricks In My Chest': Teenager Pens Essay In Honor Of Vietnam VeteransIt’s a group known for not having a proper welcome home, but Weld County is working to change that history for Vietnam Veterans.
Veterans Get Sendoff In Denver Before Special Trip To DCFor nine years, Wish of a Lifetime has helped veterans from across the country travel to Washington D.C.
Colorado Vietnam Veterans Plan 50 Year Reunion: 'It's A Welcome Home'At the height of the Vietnam War a group of 45 young men from Jefferson County enlisted in the U.S. Army.
Vietnam Veteran In Unmarked Grave Honored With HeadstoneMore than six years after he died, the Loveland community came together to create a headstone for Air Force veteran Ron Minto.
'Healing Your Unseen Wounds': Community Honors Vietnam War VeteransVeterans of the Vietnam War were honored for their service on Thursday.
Vet Reunited With Lost Tags 48 Years After BattleLong-awaited closure came for a Vietnam veteran who lives in Colorado when he received his dog tog that was lost on the battlefield nearly 50 years ago.
Traveling Memorial Wall Honors Soldiers Who Served In VietnamA special tribute to American veterans who served in the Vietnam War is taking shape in Fort Collins.
Vet Gets Helmet Returned After Being Shot Down 50 Years AgoA Colorado veteran who was separated from his helmet while fighting in Vietnam has been reunited with it, 50 years later.