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U.S. to send over 3,000 troops to Afghanistan
WASHINGTONDefense Secretary James Mattis at the commissioning ceremony for the USS Gerald R. Ford at Naval Station Norfolk in Virginia, July...
September 18, 2017 - 3:07pm
August 21, 2017
Trump clears way for troop increase in Afghanistan as part of retooled strategy
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump opened the door to an increase in U.S. troop numbers in Afghanistan on Monday night as part of a new strategy...
August 21, 2017 - 8:57pm
August 15, 2014
Mission critical deployment calls on Superior unit for Afghanistan
News Tribune staff About 95 soldiers from the Wisconsin National Guard’s Superior-based 950th Engineer Company will deploy to Afghanistan...
August 15, 2014 - 7:53am
October 23, 2012
Dinner honors war on terror veterans who served in Iraq, Afghanistan
Veterans' Memorial Hall hosts Veterans Remembrance Dinner on Dec. 6. The event begins at 5 p.m. in the Great Hall of the St. Louis County Heritage and Arts Center (the Depot) to honor our local veterans of the war on terror. Proceeds support the Veterans' Memorial Hall. The keynote...
October 23, 2012 - 5:22pm
February 5, 2011
Wisconsin soldiers say progress being made in Afghanistan
President Barack Obama has promised to begin withdrawing U.S. troops from Afghanistan in July. Two soldiers from northeastern Wisconsin plan to be home sooner than that. Staff Sgt. Michael Meck, 29 and his brother Specialist Jeremie Meck, 24 were brought up in the small town of Lena,...
February 5, 2011 - 12:00pm
September 24, 2010
Guard wants your opinion
Since Sept. 11, 2001, Wisconsin National Guard soldiers and airmen have answered their nation's call and have served at an unprecedented operational tempo. Thanks to the support of families and employers, they have performed tremendously and our nation's leaders recognize that the...
September 24, 2010 - 7:00am
September 10, 2010
Candidates dispute Afghanistan War
The Republican candidates for the seat now held by Congressman Dave Obey say the war in Afghanistan may not be one the U.S. can win. Both disagree with current U.S. strategy in Afghanistan. At a debate last night aired live on two northern Wisconsin Public Radio stations, Portage...
September 10, 2010 - 7:00am
August 19, 2010
Councilor calls it quits on committees
One Superior city councilor is stepping back from his committee responsibilities, approved by a majority of council members. Councilors voted 6-3 Tuesday night to allow Councilor Greg Mertzig to resign his committee appointments. Mertzig made the request to resign based on his federal...
August 19, 2010 - 6:14pm
July 9, 2010
Spooner group seeks items for 724th soldiers
Women in Spooner are busy supporting the men and women of the Wisconsin Army National Guard's 724th Engineer Battalion, currently deployed in Iraq. They are busy sewing "neck coolers" for the troops.
July 9, 2010 - 8:53am
June 17, 2010
Film by soldier shows struggles upon returning home
A Madison soldier-turned-filmmaker is using his medium to highlight challenges and hardships some soldiers face upon coming home from Iraq and...
June 17, 2010 - 1:23pm
June 14, 2010
Wounded soldiers ride to bond, heal
Wounded soldiers back from Iraq and Afghanistan are biking across southeastern Wisconsin this weekend. The soldiers kicked off the five-day ride to Chicago in Madison on Thursday morning. Among the participants is U.S. Marine Corp Sergeant B.J. Gamen. He lost his left foot on Thanksgiving...
June 14, 2010 - 8:12am
A chance connection and a curious child paved the way for a stack of packages to travel to Afghanistan, laden with gifts for a Marine platoon. Last...
May 14, 2010 - 6:00am
March 10, 2010
Memorial riders honor 'gold star' families
Chad Allen loved the Harley Davidson motorcycle he bought after his first deployment to Iraq. Still, the Marine sergeant only put about 1,000...
March 10, 2010 - 8:00am
March 6, 2010
Hundreds gathered Saturday in Superior to say so long as more than 200 members of the 950th Clearance Co., of Superior and Spooner prepare for a year-long mission in Iraq. The unit leaves the Superior armory at 9 a.m. Monday for a month of training at Fort McCoy in Wisconsin before...
March 6, 2010 - 5:09pm
February 5, 2010
Team steps up to help coach
Coach Kevin Jones doesn't need to be on the bench to influence his players. When the Superior Bantam B boys hockey team takes the ice, they are...
February 5, 2010 - 8:00am