November 25, 2014 in Uncategorized
FERGUSON, Mo. â Missouriâs governor ordered hundreds more National Guard troops Tuesday to a St. Louis suburb rocked by rioting and looting after a grand jury declined to indict a white policeman in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager…continue reading on dglobe.com
October 10, 2012 in DL-Online
Do you know a military person who is serving overseas? The answer to that question for many of us is “yes.” Continue Reading
September 26, 2012 in The Daily Republic
SPEARFISH (AP) Some 160 South Dakota Army National Guard soldiers are scheduled to arrive back in the Black Hills Thursday after a yearlong deployment to Afghanistan.
June 12, 2012 in The Daily Republic
RAPID CITY (AP) More than 2,200 soldiers from 17 states and six foreign countries are in southwest South Dakota for a training exercise.
May 28, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) President Barack Obama paid tribute Monday to the men and women who have died defending America, saying the country must strive “to be a nation worthy of your sacrifice.” Continue Reading
May 8, 2012 in The Daily Republic
In mid-April, I joined a U.S. Department of Defense trip to Kuwait and Afghanistan to visit our South Dakota National Guard soldiers and airmen.
May 4, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
LUVERNE Soldiers in the Minnesota National Guard’s 1st Battalion, 125th Field Artillery’s A-Battery from Luverne and Pipestone and B-Battery from Jackson and Fairmont will be returning home to southwest Minnesota en masse on Sunday. Continue Reading
April 30, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
WORTHINGTON National Guard troops from across southwest Minnesota will be coming home within the next week or so, and before they arrive, they’re getting a little extra help preparing to reintegrate with their families and communities. Continue Reading
April 27, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
WINDOM Minnesota Army National Guard soldiers from the 1st Battalion, 125th Field Artillery are heading home to southwest Minnesota, but the exact dates of their homecoming are undetermined as of yet, according to a military spokesperson. Continue Reading
April 23, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press
Alexandria area soliders from the “Red Bull” unit who were serving overseas are coming home today and a celebration is planned. Continue Reading