ND veteran receives Medal of Honor for Afghan fight

February 11, 2013 at 6:00 pm in The Dickinson Press

WASHINGTON At the bottom of a valley in eastern Afghanistan, Army Staff Sgt. Clinton L. Romesha woke up Oct. 3, 2009, to explosions ricocheting throughout his compound. Racing out of bed to grab his machine gun, he and roughly 50 Americans were about to fight one of the bloodiest battles of the Afghan war. Continue Reading