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A sobering reminder: Jame Wertish returns home to Olivia

Patriot Guard member Brian Sams of Redwood Falls clasps an American flag Thursday as he awaits the arrival of the hearse carrying the body of Army Spc. James Wertish through Olivia on Highway 212. Sams, a Patriot Guard member for the past two years said, "It's an honor to stand the flag line for any soldier." Wertish, 20, left, was one of three Minnesotan soldiers who were killed in a rocket attack on their base recently in Basra, Iraq. A fourth soldier, Jabob Benson, 22, of Willmar was injured in the a...