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At 91, this World War II vet hopes to reconnect with fellow soldiers from MN

Most of us can only imagine the connections that were formed among fellow soldiers on World War II battlefields.

John Knowles, on the other hand, understands those ties from first-hand experience. 445 more words


Red Bulls No Longer Heading To Africa To Battle Ebola

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Nearly 300 Minnesota National Guard soldiers who have been preparing for a deployment to Liberia have been told their mission has been called off. 59 more words


40 Months at the Front

The inscription on the front of the white ball cap siting on the coffee tale says it all: “America’s most Decorated 34th Infantry Division.” Below the inscription was an irregular shaped patch showing the head of a bull in red on a solid black background the 34th Division’s insignia. 1,703 more words

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Iowa National Guard unit gets defense award

An Iowa National Guard unit that served in Afghanistan received the Citizen Patriot Unit Award from the U.S. Department of Defense.

The award was presented to members of the2nd Brigade, 34th Infantry Division based in Boone, Iowa.  109 more words


Red Bulls Late Arrival Time Angers Families

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Another round of Minnesota Red Bulls are returning home, but some family members are upset about the timing.

The Red Bulls coming home won’t be flying in to the Twin Cities until around 10 p.m. 63 more words


Hugs, Tears As More Red Bulls Return

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — There were hugs and celebration as a second wave of Minnesota National Guard members returned home over the weekend. And more are expected to return home on Monday. 95 more words


Hundreds Of 'Red Bulls' Return From Kuwait

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Hundreds of National Guard soldiers are coming home Sunday and Monday.

More than 450 soldiers from 1st Brigade Combat Team, 34th Infantry Division are returning. 43 more words