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July 18, 2009
Arrest reported in Minnesota soldiers' deaths
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau STILLWATER, Minn. - An arrest is reported in a Thursday attack on an American base in Iraq that killed three Minnesota National Guard soldiers and injured another. The Associated Press reported that the Basra police chief said a man confessed...
July 18, 2009 - 6:45pm
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...
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April 19, 2009 - 5:14pm
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
January 24, 2009
Local Guard troops deploying for war effort
By Tom Cherveny West Central Tribune MONTEVIDEO -- Some 560 soldiers with the Minnesota Army National Guard's 1st Battalion 151st Artillery will be deployed to Operation Iraqi Freedom, Major General Larry Shellito announced Friday afternoon at the battalion's headquarters in Montevideo. The...
January 24, 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
September 20, 2008
Morris National Guard Armory facelift complete
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune From the outside, the Morris National Guard Armory doesn't appear to be much different after a year-long renovation that cost more than $1 million. But once inside, especially during an event, the overhaul will be quite evident. "We already had a nice...
September 20, 2008 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Minnesota National Guard recruitment exceeding goals
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Army National Guard is attracting more recruits than any other part of the military and is exceeding its recruiting goals. Of all military personnel in Minnesota, 43 percent go to the Army National Guard, recruiter...
July 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