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Camp Ripley, biathlon
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Biathlon Brings Soldiers From Five State Area To Camp Ripley [AUDIO]

Soldiers from the five state area will gather at Camp Ripley tomorrow (Friday) to compete in the National Guard Regional Biathlon.

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Five Litchfield Guard Members Injured in Afghanistan

The Minnesota National Guard says five of its members have been injured in an attack in Afghanistan.

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Solider practices with tanks. (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
Solider practices with tanks. (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
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Everyday Heroes: National Guard Tank Unit [VIDEO]

Everyday Heroes -- A new WJON weekly series spotlighting those who put their life on the line everyday to keep our communities safe. This week's story features the National Guard Tank Unit.

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45 Minnesota National Guard Soldiers Returning Home

Eighteen soldiers in Minnesota's Army National Guard are returning home on Veterans Day after being stationed overseas since last year. The other 27 soldiers from their company are scheduled to return next month.

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50 St. Cloud Area Soldiers to be Deployed

Fifty soldiers from St. Cloud's Company C, 2-211th General Support Aviation Battalion are being deployed. The ceremony is this Friday at 11:00 a.m. at the National Guard Aviation Support Facility.

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Another Group of National Guard Soldiers Coming Home

More reunions tomorrow (Friday) for members of the Minnesota National Guard and their families. About 220 soldiers from the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 24th Infantry Division are returning to Minnesota.

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Hundreds of Minnesota Soldiers Return

Hundreds of Minnesota National Guard soldiers are settling back into civilian life after returning to the state in the past few days. And if they don't have a job to come back to, they will soon be looking for work.

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More National Guard Soldiers Coming Back to Central Minnesota

The 7th and 8th waves of soldiers from the 1st Brigade Combat Team will be returning to Minnesota late tonight (Monday) and tomorrow afternoon. The National Guard says there are 500 soldiers in this latest group.

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More Red Bulls Coming Home Today

The second wave of National Guard soldiers are coming home today (Wednesday). There are 219 soldiers from the 1st Brigade Combat Team 34th Infantry that are returning to the state.

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Holiday Greetings From Kuwait [VIDEO]

Pine City's Troop B, 1st Squadron, 94th Cavalry of the Minnesota National Guard sing their greetings to friends and family from their deployment at Camp Buehring in Kuwait.

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