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June 30, 2016
Deb Krueger ties a yellow ribbon recognizing a deployed soldier out of the Willmar button
Remembering our deployed soldiers over the Fourth of July
June 30, 2016 - 10:26am
An emotional time for soldiers and family. play button
Kuwait Calling: Soldiers sendoff
April 30, 2016 - 1:26pm
October 8, 2015
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Video: Before deployment, 682nd Engineering Battalion parades through Willmar
October 8, 2015 - 1:50pm
June 7, 2014
Editorial: Bringing soldier home was right step
June 7, 2014 - 6:00am
July 16, 2013
People line the street Tuesday as 95 members of the Litchfield-based 849th Mobility Augmentation Company depart for training at Ft. Bliss, Texas. The soldiers will later deploy to Afghanistan. Tribune photo by Kayla Prasek
National Guard soldiers deploy from Litchfield, Minn.
July 16, 2013 - 11:14pm
July 21, 2011
Country musician Rockie Lynne will perform from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday in the New London city parking lot. A freewill donation will benefit HomeFront Connection.
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Concert honors veterans as New London, Minn., celebrates 'Small Town Heroes'
July 21, 2011 - 12:07am
January 5, 2011
Changes in works at armories across area
January 5, 2011 - 12:00am
October 22, 2010
Mary Jane Schmitz, left, and Gloria Monson help pack 14,000 chocolate chip cookies into boxes Monday at Peace Lutheran Church in New London. The cookies will be sent to troops in Afghanistan in honor of Pfc. Ryane Clark. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
Operation Chocolate Chip Cookie featured in video
October 22, 2010 - 8:40am
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 31, 2010
Gopher mascot "Goldy," left, shakes hands with BOLD football player Andrew Brooks before the start of last year's kickoff event to benefit troops serving overseas. BOLD is challenging YME in this year's "Silver for Soldiers'' competition. (Tribune file photo)
'Silver for soldiers' challenge seeks to benefit troops from the region
August 31, 2010 - 12:00am
March 8, 2010
Court to rule in military funeral protest case
March 8, 2010 - 10:25am
July 23, 2009
Editorial: Soldiers return to families and state
July 23, 2009 - 12:00am
Letter: Say prayers for our soldiers
July 23, 2009 - 12:00am
June 25, 2009
The LTD Motorcycle Memorial Tour remembers Army 1st Lt. Jason Timmerman and Sgts. David Day and Jesse Lhotka, who were killed Feb. 21, 2005, in Bagdad, Iraq, while attempting to transport injured personnel to safety. More than 800 riders, seen above during the 2007 event, follow a route that takes them through Montevideo, Marshall, Canby, Madison, Chokio, Alberta, Morris, Holloway and Appleton during the ride. This year's event is scheduled for Saturday. Tribune file photo
LTD Ride, A-Games pay tribute to regional troops killed during Iraq deployment
June 25, 2009 - 12:00am
April 30, 2008
Litchfield-based unit soldiers return home
April 30, 2008 - 12:00am