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North Dakota National Guard cuts ribbon on Camp Grafton Readiness Center

September 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The North Dakota National Guard said it held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the upgraded Readiness Center at Camp Grafton Friday. Continue Reading

Guard soldiers training on river south of Bismarck

June 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

North Dakota National Guard soldiers are training on the Missouri River south of Bismarck this weekend. Continue Reading

Lunch to honor the loyal

May 16, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Maj. Gen. David A. Sprynczynatyk of the North Dakota National Guard, left, speaks with Dave Logosz, Vietnam veteran and president of the Stark County Veterans Memorial Association, during the Armed Forces Day Luncheon on Wednesday at the Elks Lodge in Dickinson. Continue Reading

GF County guardsman gets Purple Heart

March 15, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

North Dakota National Guard Staff Sgt. Heith Dokken, originally from Grand Forks County, will receive the Purple Heart at a ceremony at Camp Grafton, N.D., Saturday. Continue Reading

Last N.D. Guard member returns from service in Iraq

December 21, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Gov. Jack Dalrymple says Staff Sgt. Teresa Pavljuk of the Air National Guard’s 119th Wing arrived in Fargo this afternoon. About 2,000 North Dakota Guard members have served in Iraq as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation New Dawn. Continue Reading

Last N.D. Guard soldier to serve in Iraq coming home

December 20, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Staff Sgt. Teresa Pavljuk with the Air National Guard’s 119th Wing is to fly into Fargo early Wednesday afternoon. She deployed in March, and was one of the last U.S. service members to leave Iraq when the U.S. ended combat operations there. Continue Reading

Last N.D. National Guard soldier serving in Iraq returns home tomorrow

December 20, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Staff Sgt. Teresa Pavljuk, a member of the state Air Guard’s 119thWing, will arrive in Fargo just before 1 p.m. Her duty recently in Iraq was helping get cargo shipped and she extended her deployment there to help with the drawdown of U.S. troops. She was one of the last U.S. troops to fly out of Iraq, according to a Guard news release. Continue Reading

Retiring Guardsman is last Vietnam veteran to serve in N.D. Guard

November 29, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Today, Peterson, 60 short hair, no beard and a master sergeant in the North Dakota National Guard will retire after more than three decades as a Guardsman. Continue Reading

Sendoff ceremony today for Kosovo-bound N.D. soldiers

September 24, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

North Dakota National Guard soldiers bound for a year of duty in Kosovo were being given a final sendoff today. Continue Reading

Flooding to cost N.D. $509 million

September 14, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The North Dakota National Guard is starting the process of paying the bills for this summer’s flood. At a Monday Emergency Commission meeting, the state was given authority to accept $329.6 million in federal funds, something that should help cover the total $509 million the flood will cost. Continue Reading