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February 5, 2010
Third wave of 'Red Bulls' comes home Friday
February 5, 2010 - 8:50am
December 21, 2009
Family and friends of Spc. Dan Drevnick of Woodbury, who died in July while serving in Iraq, stuffed 200 stockings to send to members of Drevnick's 34th "Red Bull" Infantry Division. Pictured (clockwise from left) are Bri Beasley, Shelby Freese, Roberta Freese, Nikki Montgomery and Charles Freese.  (Submitted photo)
Stuffed with care: Soldier's family sends stockings to Red Bulls
December 21, 2009 - 2:04pm
October 7, 2009
Emily Ross gave birth to her son Isaac last week at Woodwinds Hospital. Her husband Kevin, watched the birth live via web cam from his Army base in Iraq. Staff photo by Hank Long.
Soldier in Iraq witnesses birth of son live via web cam
October 7, 2009 - 11:50am
August 31, 2009
From left, A Touch of Home member Linda Lehrke, John Kriesel and his sons Elijah and Broden, and volunteers Marie Medin and Mary Petersen are shown at the mid-summer fundraiser for A Touch of Home. (Submitted photo)
Kriesel, sons visit troop fundraiser
August 31, 2009 - 8:07am
July 29, 2009
Lines traveled around the church and through the parking lot of Light the Way Church Friday at the wake preceding the memorial service for Carlos Wilcox.(Bulletin photo by Patricia Drey Busse)
Carlos Wilcox: Fallen soldier put to rest
July 29, 2009 - 7:53am
July 27, 2009
Funeral services for Spc. Dan Drevnick were July 25 at King of Kings Lutheran Church. 

- Staff photo by Amber Kispert
Woodbury soldier laid to rest
July 27, 2009 - 8:00am
July 20, 2009
First Lt. Philip Jergenson, 34th Military Police Company commander, talks with Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty at Contingency Operating Base Basra Sunday. Pawlenty was ending a two-day trip to Iraq. (Photo by Sgt. Joe Roos)
Pawlenty visits troops in Iraq, worries about Iran
July 20, 2009 - 11:20am
Supporters wrote notes of sympathy to the families of fallen soldiers at a vigil Sunday evening in Stillwater. (Bulletin photo by Hank Long)
Supporters mourn, honor fallen soldiers at vigil
July 20, 2009 - 7:54am
July 19, 2009
Soldiers with the 34th Military Police Company talk with Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty Sunday in a dining facility at Contingency Operating Base Basra. Three soldiers from the Stillwater-based National Guard unit were killed in a Thursday attack. (Photo by Army by Sgt. Joe Roos)
In Iraq, Pawlenty meets with fallen soldiers' colleagues
July 19, 2009 - 4:08pm
July 18, 2009
Spc. Carlos E. Wilcox IV 
(Photo courtesy of the Minnesota National Guard)
Wilcox had political ambitions, dreams of being a doctor
July 18, 2009 - 3:39pm
Spc. Carlos E. Wilcox IV 
(Photo courtesy of the Minnesota National Guard)
Cottage Grove guardsman killed in Iraq
July 18, 2009 - 8:54am
July 17, 2009
From left to right James Wertish, Carlos Wilcox and Dan Drevnick. All three were memebers of the Minnesota National Guard Red Bull 34th Infantry Division. They were killed Thursday in an attack at their base in Basra, Iraq.
Minnesota National Guard Adjudant Gen. Larry Shellito said the Guardsmen "made the ultimate sacrifice."
Woodbury, Cottage Grove soldiers killed in Iraq are identified
July 17, 2009 - 7:03pm
May 8, 2009
National Guard announces deployment of 82 Cottage Grove-based soldiers to Iraq
May 8, 2009 - 9:55am
March 25, 2009
Maj. Gary Diamond, of Cottage Grove, discusses the logistics of diesel fuel delivery with Iraqi village elders. A Company, 834th Aviation Support Battalion, an element of the aviation Task Force 34 headquartered on Joint Base Balad, Iraq, delivered fuel to the local Bakir Village on March 12. Task Force 34 also took this opportunity to distribute humanitarian supplies, shoes and candy to the Iraqi elders and children. (Submitted photo)
CG man serves in Iraq
March 25, 2009 - 9:55am
January 27, 2009
Grand Rapids soldier among four killed in Iraq helicopter crash
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am
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