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Minnesota roundup: Man charged in connection with fatal meth overdose of his 'buddy'; jogger struck by car, killed in St. Paul
Senators celebrate Sunday liquor sales on social media
Storm shifts south, heavy snow still likely
Washington County hires MnDOT for Gold Line transit impact study
Newport plans redevelopment of old public works site
crime and courts
Girls' Basketball: Woodbury hands East Ridge a blow to SEC hopes
Boys' Hockey: Second period goals push Park past Hastings
Boys' Basketball: Raptors hold off Royals, grab share of SEC lead
Wrestling: Woodbury, East Ridge fall in team section semifinals
Gymnastics: East Ridge wins section title
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
Freeze and thank you: Polar Plunge raises $95,000
Splashed ice: Third-annual Polar Plunge will chill and thrill in Woodbury
Moon Glow lights up the night
Hot Air Affair Parade lights up downtown
arts and entertainment
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Terry L. Syverson, 66
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Viewpoint: Whisper of spring in the air
Letters to the editor: Franke should be straight with constituents; Franke, Jurgens helped provide relief
Letters: Red Rock boondoggle shows county should stick to road planning
Viewpoint: Legislature should recommit to county program aid
Viewpoint: Health care aid law the first step
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February 5, 2010
Third wave of 'Red Bulls' comes home Friday
The third wave of soldiers from the 34th Infantry Division is scheduled to return to the Twin Cities Friday evening following a one-year deployment to Iraq. About 200 troops will return to armories in Rosemount, Inver Grove Heights and Stillwater around 7 p.m. Since May 2009, the...
February 5, 2010 - 8:50am
December 21, 2009
Stuffed with care: Soldier's family sends stockings to Red Bulls
Some Minnesota National Guard soldiers in Iraq will receive a special Christmas present. Stuffed stockings are headed to about 200 troops, compliments...
December 21, 2009 - 2:04pm
October 7, 2009
Soldier in Iraq witnesses birth of son live via web cam
Kevin Ross wanted to be there for the birth of his first son. But the little one decided to come earlier than his parents anticipated. So Ross...
October 7, 2009 - 11:50am
August 31, 2009
Kriesel, sons visit troop fundraiser
Cottage Grove resident John Kriesel and his sons, Elijah and Broden, stopped by for brats at the mid-summer fundraiser sponsored by A Touch of...
August 31, 2009 - 8:07am
July 29, 2009
Carlos Wilcox: Fallen soldier put to rest
Hundreds squeezed into Light the Way Church in Cottage Grove Friday for the funeral of Carlos Wilcox IV, a Minnesota National Guard soldier who...
July 29, 2009 - 7:53am
July 27, 2009
Woodbury soldier laid to rest
Spc. Dan Drevnick, of Woodbury, was laid to rest on Saturday July 25 when friends and family came out to say their goodbyes at the fallen soldiers'...
July 27, 2009 - 8:00am
July 20, 2009
Pawlenty visits troops in Iraq, worries about Iran
ST. PAUL - If Iran was behind the deaths of three Minnesota National Guard soldiers, already rocky relations with the United States could become...
July 20, 2009 - 11:20am
Supporters mourn, honor fallen soldiers at vigil
American flags and yellow ribbons were not in short supply at the Veterans Memorial in Stillwater Sunday evening where a few hundred military...
July 20, 2009 - 7:54am
July 19, 2009
In Iraq, Pawlenty meets with fallen soldiers' colleagues
ST. PAUL - Gov. Tim Pawlenty delivered condolences in person to the Minnesota National Guard unit that last week lost three soldiers to a rocket...
July 19, 2009 - 4:08pm
July 18, 2009
Wilcox had political ambitions, dreams of being a doctor
Carlos Wilcox IV, the Minnesota National Guardsman slain in an attack in Iraq Thursday that also killed two others, had plans to become a doctor...
July 18, 2009 - 3:39pm
Cottage Grove guardsman killed in Iraq
A Cottage Grove member of the Minnesota National Guard was killed Thursday in Iraq in an attack from insurgents on their unit using indirect...
July 18, 2009 - 8:54am
July 17, 2009
Woodbury, Cottage Grove soldiers killed in Iraq are identified
The U.S. Department of Defense released the names Saturday of the Woodbury and Cottage Grove soldiers killed Thursday in an attack in Iraq. They...
July 17, 2009 - 7:03pm
May 8, 2009
National Guard announces deployment of 82 Cottage Grove-based soldiers to Iraq
Eighty-two soldiers from the Minnesota Army National Guard's 204th Area Support Medical Company, headquartered at the armory in Cottage Grove, will leave Minnesota for training on July 11 for a one-year deployment in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, according to a press release. The...
May 8, 2009 - 9:55am
March 25, 2009
CG man serves in Iraq
March 25, 2009 - 9:55am
January 27, 2009
Grand Rapids soldier among four killed in Iraq helicopter crash
A Grand Rapids woman says her son was among four Americans killed when two U.S. helicopters crashed in northern Iraq. Ruth Windorski of Grand...
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am