Fifteen airmen from the 133rd Airlift Wing of the Minnesota Air National Guard are returning to Minnesota following a six-month deployment to Iraq.
Blue Star Mothers, a national veterans’ service organization founded by military mothers, has come under fire here in the Twin Cities, and around the country.
About 70 U.S. Army Reserve soldiers will be welcomed home from Iraq and Kosovo in a ceremony at Fort Snelling.
A group of soldiers will get a chance to say goodbye to family and friends Wednesday before they ship off to help fight the war in Iraq.
Almost 150 U.S. Army Reserve soldiers are scheduled to arrive in St. Cloud on Sunday after a yearlong deployment in Iraq and Kuwait.
Eighty St. Cloud-based soldiers are leaving home this weekend to help the drawdown phase of military operations in Iraq.
Jobs are hard to find for many Americans, but it can be even more difficult for veterans coming home from war. That’s why one local organization, Resource, is committed to training and placing veterans in green jobs.
Flags are flying at half-staff for Army specialist Matthew J. Johnson, killed on July 14th in Afghanistan.