Robert Ehlert

Robert Ehlert

Forgotten, displaced U.S. veterans now present, honored and accounted for

The abandoned remains of tens of thousands of troops lost to the twilight of time are rejoining the ranks at veterans cemeteries around the nation. It all started right here in Boise, thanks to Idaho veteran Richard Cesler and a band of concerned brothers and sisters around the country.

About Robert Ehlert

Robert Ehlert

Robert Ehlert is the Statesman's editorial page editor. Reach him at 377-6437.

Videos

Idaho Rush wins U-19/20 boys state soccer title in sudden death shootout

Idaho Rush beat the Boise Nationals 5-4 on penalty kicks in the championship game of the 2017 Idaho State Cup tournament. Rush goalkeeper Tanner Bengtzen stopped Boise National's Jared Napoles Alvizar for the game-winning save.
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Idaho Rush wins U-19/20 boys state soccer title in sudden death shootout 0:29

Idaho Rush wins U-19/20 boys state soccer title in sudden death shootout

Boise veterans and Boy Scouts honor veterans at Morris Hill Cemetery on Memorial Day 1:56

Boise veterans and Boy Scouts honor veterans at Morris Hill Cemetery on Memorial Day

At Boise's Anime Oasis convention, cosplay is king 1:04

At Boise's Anime Oasis convention, cosplay is king

Civil War soldiers get grave markers – at last – because of one Boisean’s 9-year campaign
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Civil War soldiers get grave markers – at last – because of one Boisean’s 9-year campaign