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September 18, 2017
Defense Secretary James Mattis at the commissioning ceremony for the USS Gerald R. Ford at Naval Station Norfolk in Virginia, July 22, 2017. Mattis said Aug. 20 that President Donald Trump, who had been accused by lawmakers of dragging his feet on Afghanistan, had settled on a new strategy after a “rigorous” review. (Hilary Swift/The New York Times)
U.S. to send over 3,000 troops to Afghanistan
September 18, 2017 - 3:07pm
August 21, 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump announces his strategy for the war in Afghanistan during an address to the nation from Fort Myer, Virginia, U.S., August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Trump clears way for troop increase in Afghanistan as part of retooled strategy
August 21, 2017 - 8:57pm
August 15, 2014
A soldier from the Superior-based 950th Engineer Company demonstrates the capabilities of the Buffalo mine resistant ambush protected vehicle during a training exercise at Fort McCoy, Wis. The unit will deploy to Afghanistan this fall to conduct a route clearance mission. (Wisconsin National Guard file photo)
Mission critical deployment calls on Superior unit for Afghanistan
August 15, 2014 - 7:53am
October 23, 2012
Dinner honors war on terror veterans who served in Iraq, Afghanistan
October 23, 2012 - 5:22pm
February 5, 2011
Wisconsin soldiers say progress being made in Afghanistan
February 5, 2011 - 12:00pm
September 24, 2010
Guard wants your opinion
September 24, 2010 - 7:00am
September 10, 2010
Candidates dispute Afghanistan War
September 10, 2010 - 7:00am
August 19, 2010
Councilor calls it quits on committees
August 19, 2010 - 6:14pm
July 9, 2010
Spooner group seeks items for 724th soldiers
July 9, 2010 - 8:53am
June 17, 2010
Kyle Hausmann-Stokes, a 27-year-old Verona native who served in Iraq, talking to Vietnam Veteran Bob Curry at the screening of one of his short films. (Kirk Carapezza/Wisconsin Public Radio)
Film by soldier shows struggles upon returning home
June 17, 2010 - 1:23pm
June 14, 2010
Wounded soldiers ride to bond, heal
June 14, 2010 - 8:12am
Fourth grade students in Britta DeSutter's class at Northern Lights Elementary School, left to right, Drew Backlin, Rickey Retelny, Lacey Anderson and Devon Sullivan-Pettit pack items they collected for Marines in Afghanistan last week in class. Students donated more than six boxes full of items to cheer up the troops. (Maria Lockwood)
Afghanistan bound
May 14, 2010 - 6:00am
March 10, 2010
Deb Allen, center, reaches for her husband, Steve, as she embraces Dave Lund of the Minnesota Memorial Riders during a ceremony recognizing their son, Marine Sgt. Chad Allen, who was killed in Iraq on Feb. 28, 2007. The couple was one of 10 gold star families honored Saturday at the Bong Veterans Historical Center. 
(Fred Nelson/For the Superior Telegram)
Memorial riders honor 'gold star' families
March 10, 2010 - 8:00am
March 6, 2010
Remembrances, good-byes
March 6, 2010 - 5:09pm
February 5, 2010
Superior Bantam B co-captain Andrew Ramert (15) looks out onto the ice as his teammates battle with Silver Bay on Monday at the Superior Amateur Hockey Arena. Ramert and his teammates all wear a "KJ" sticker on their helmets to honor their coach, Kevin Jones, who is serving in Afghanistan. (Jed Carlson/jcarlson@superiortelegram.com)
Team steps up to help coach
February 5, 2010 - 8:00am