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1, 2, 3, 4 — Michigan & Wisconsin Declare Mitten War

Michigan and Wisconsin have thrown off the gloves and are engaged in hand-to-hand combat in a debate over which of them looks more like a mitten.

12/08/2011

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Rep. Kriesel Looks Back At 5 Years Since Run-In With IED

Friday will mark five years since a Minnesota lawmaker nearly died while serving his country in Iraq.

11/29/2011

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Local Company Had Parts In IED’s That Killed Troops

A Minnesota company’s parts ended up in explosive devices that killed and maimed American and Coalition troops in Iraq and Afghanistan, according to an indictment filed Tuesday.

10/25/2011

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Chanhassen Parade Honors Military Children

At the Chanhassen Rotary Parade, a special group of children got a standing ovation due to their special bond. Each of the 60 children has parents who are deployed service members.

07/04/2011

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MIA WWII Soldier’s Remains Finally Return Home

The remains of a Minnesota Army Air Force soldier who was killed in World War II are finally being brought back home to his family.

06/20/2011

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Local NBA Prospect Could Get Call To War

One player that got a look played at Minnesota State University-Mankato. But he really doesn’t know his basketball future because someone else controls his future.

05/23/2011

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Family Recalls Fallen Wis. Soldier As Outdoorsman

Army Sgt. Matthew D. Hermanson’s family released a statement Tuesday. They say the 22-year-old had “a vibrant personality, exuberant smile and quick-witted humor.”

05/03/2011

Soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard's 34th Red Bull Infantry Division, 34th Combat Aviation Brigade, B Company, 2nd General Support Aviation Battalion, 211th Aviation Regiment in a send-off ceremony on Nov. 27, 2010. (credit: CBS)

St. Cloud Troops Headed To Afghanistan

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (WCCO) – As the war in Afghanistan continues, so does the deployment of local troops to help the cause. A group of soldiers with the Minnesota National Guard leave Sunday. They are with […]

04/21/2011

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Good Question: What Is NATO?

Soon, the United States will turn over the lead role in operations against Libya to NATO, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. So, what is NATO and does the U.S. really control the organization?

03/29/2011

9/1/10 John Williams Show

John examines whether the War in Iraq was a mistake and takes listener reaction. Is Social Media Inaccurate?  What can you trust?  John takes a look plus much more! More on the War in Iraq […]

09/01/2010

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John takes more calls from listeners on the nurse’s strike and speaks with Susie Jones who is reporting live from Abbott Northwestern Hospital.  Nurses strike day of The author of The Perfect Storm has another […]

06/10/2010

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