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June 26, 2009
Morale good as 151st prepares to deploy
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Area soldiers of the 1st Battalion 151st Field Artillery are expected to arrive in Kuwait to begin their one-year deployment in July. Battalion Commander, Lt. Col. Scott St. Sauver, answered press questions during a conference call Friday morning. The...
June 26, 2009 - 5:34pm
April 19, 2009
Area residents were up early on Sunday to line the streets and bid National Guard troops farewell as they depart on a year-long deployment in the Middle East. The Guard soldiers boarded buses at the Morris National Guard Armory at 6:15 a.m. Sunday. The buses were escorted along Atlantic...
local / news
April 19, 2009 - 5:14pm
April 14, 2009
Residents can see Guard troops off Sunday morning
Area residents are encouraged to rise early on Sunday and line the streets to bid National Guard troops farewell as they depart on a year-long deployment in the Middle East. The Guard soldiers will leave the Morris National Guard Armory at 6:15 a.m. Sunday.
April 14, 2009 - 4:27pm
March 28, 2009
UPDATE: Guard troops, families honored at deployment ceremony
By Sue Dieter Sun Tribune Supporters filled the Morris Area Elementary School gymnasium Saturday for a send-off for local troops being deployed as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Some 560 soldiers with the Minnesota Army National Guard's 1st Battalion 151st Artillery are being...
March 28, 2009 - 8:53pm
March 27, 2009
Communities across the region planning send-off for hundreds of troops deploying to Mideast
MONTEVIDEO -- Gov. Tim Pawlenty will be joining hundreds of citizens from the area as during the upcoming two weekends for send-off events for local troops headed to Operation Iraqi Freedom. Some 560 soldiers with the Minnesota Army National Guard's 1st Battalion 151st Artillery...
March 27, 2009 - 10:00am
March 20, 2009
Plans set for March 28 Deployment Ceremony, dinner and dance
As deployment time gets closer for members of the Minnesota Army National Guard, the community is invited to show support for the soldiers and their families as part of a deployment ceremony and send-off events on Saturday, March 28. Area Guard members from units including Morris,...
March 20, 2009 - 4:41pm
March 6, 2009
Shirts honoring Guard troops available
The time is drawing closer for the Morris National Guard unit to be deployed. The community rallied around the troops five years ago as they prepared to leave. We are now preparing to stand behind them again. The deployment ceremony for the 1-151 Field Artillery is Saturday, March...
news / Tigers
March 6, 2009 - 3:55pm
February 7, 2009
The Path Back to Iraq
By Tom Larson, Sun Tribune The Minnesota National Guard's 1st Battalion 151st Field Artillery will deploy overseas sometime this summer, the second time the company has been sent into the Iraq theatre since 2004. It seems like just yesterday when families cried and hugged at that...
February 7, 2009 - 12:00am
December 23, 2008
Fuhrman to take leave from school board
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Morris Area School Board member and National Guard Sgt. Brent Fuhrman will take a leave of absence related to an expected mobilization for active duty of the Morris-area National Guard unit in early 2009. The board is expected to accept Fuhrman's request...
December 23, 2008 - 12:00am
March 19, 2008
Minnesota National Guard announces upcoming deployment of 800 Soldiers
Approximately 800 Soldiers from the St. Paul-based 34th Combat Aviation Brigade will deploy in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom in late May 2008. Before deploying to Iraq these troops are expected to travel to Fort Sill, Okla. for three months of pre-deployment training. The Soldiers...
March 19, 2008 - 12:00am