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March 19, 2013
Wave of Iraq blasts kill 56 decade after invasion
March 19, 2013 - 7:37am
March 6, 2013
Too much money spent in Iraq for too few results
March 6, 2013 - 7:34am
December 16, 2011
Editorial: End of Iraq War is very welcome, remember the fallen
December 16, 2011 - 9:15am
September 10, 2011
The loss of their son Joshua in Iraq in 2007 has been difficult for Kim and Greg Schmit of Willmar. They have come to know lots of sacrifice and pain since Sept. 11, 2001. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
A day many remember for its terror is but the starting point for this Willmar family's journey of sacrifice and pain
September 10, 2011 - 12:00am
October 5, 2010
This is an undated military photo of Army Pfc. Ryane Clark, 22, of New London, Minn., released by his family. Clark was killed while on duty on Oct. 4, 2010, near Shekhabad, Afghanistan.
List of area soldiers killed in Iraq or Afghanistan
October 5, 2010 - 6:24pm
August 24, 2010
Number of US troops in Iraq falls below 50,000
August 24, 2010 - 8:00am
July 22, 2010
From left are Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon, South Dakota Gov. Michael Rounds, Vermont Gov. Jim Douglas, Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty, Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick and Gen. McKinley, chief of the National Guard Bureau, as the governors visit the Al Faw Palace in Baghdad, Iraq. (Submitted photo courtesy of Gov. Tim Pawlenty's office)
Pawlenty sees improved Iraq
July 22, 2010 - 12:00am
April 10, 2010
Funeral for Kruize is Monday
April 10, 2010 - 12:00am
April 9, 2010
Funeral for Sgt. Kruize scheduled for Monday
April 9, 2010 - 2:29pm
April 8, 2010
An Army team on Tuesday carries the transfer case containing the remains of Army Sgt. Kurt E. Kruize at Dover Air Force Base, Del. Kruize was from Hancock. AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana
Hancock native killed in Iraq
April 8, 2010 - 12:00am
April 7, 2010
West central Minnesota soldier killed Sunday in Iraq
April 7, 2010 - 3:21pm
February 25, 2010
Local troops reaching home stretch in deployment
February 25, 2010 - 11:56am
October 24, 2009
Iraqi peacemaker wants friendship to follow violence
October 24, 2009 - 12:00am
October 16, 2009
Swift County Veterans Service Officer Dave Barrett is back on the job in Benson after returning home recently from a 7-month deployment. As a technical sergeant with the Air Force Reserves. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
For Swift County VSO, a firsthand perspective
October 16, 2009 - 12:00am
July 28, 2009
Spc. Daniel Paul Drevnick, 22, left, of Woodbury, Spc. James D. Wertish, 20, center, of Olivia, and right, Spc. Carlos E. Wilcox, 27, of Cottage Grove, are shown. The Minnesota soldiers assigned to the 34th Military Police Company in Stillwater, Minn., were killed July 16, 2009 when their base in Basra, Iraq was attacked by indirect fire. (AP Photo/Minnesota National Guard)
Governor orders flags to half-staff for soldier
July 28, 2009 - 9:19am