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Families of the missing in action fight time and bureaucracy

November 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

CHAMBERSBURG Pa. — In April 1943, when Ronald Norford was 10, his older brother Robert enlisted in the U.S. Navy and shipped out on a submarine patrolling the waters off Japan as World War II was reaching full boil.
“My mother made me a white dr…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Korean War soldier identified after 63 years buried in North Dakota

July 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

JAMESTOWN — A Korean War veteran who was unaccounted for 63 years was laid to rest Thursday in a cemetery in New Rockford.
Army Cpl. Cletus R. Lies, a Bremen native who was killed at age 26 in the 1950 Battle of Chosin, was identified last year by…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Dunn County Sheriff’s Office honored by Department of Defense

April 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

MANNING — Law enforcement at the Dunn County Sheriff’s Office have received several awards, according to a press release.

The Department of Defense recognized Sheriff Clayton Coker with the Patriot Award in support of two county deputies who se…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Northrop Grumman to close Rapid City office

December 6, 2011 in The Daily Republic

RAPID CITY (AP) Defense contractor Northrop Grumman will close its Rapid City office by the end of April, with some employees losing their jobs and others being assigned to work from home. Continue Reading