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February 5, 2010
Leanne Zolldan, embraces her son Specialist David Zolldan Friday night at the Stillwater Armory. Zolldan, of the Minnesota National Guard's 34th Military Police Company, spent a year in Iraq serving with the Red Bulls 34th Infantry Division. Staff photo by Hank Long.
A welcome homecoming
February 5, 2010 - 9:39pm
February 4, 2010
Third wave of Red Bulls to return Friday
February 4, 2010 - 11:56am
November 10, 2009
Matthew Griswold recently played at the Fine Line Music Cafe in Minneapolis. The local veteran has been focusing on his music career as of late. Submitted photo.
Local veteran, musician keeping busy
November 10, 2009 - 9:44am
October 7, 2009
Emily Ross gave birth to her son Isaac last week at Woodwinds Hospital. Her husband Kevin, watched the birth live via web cam from his Army base in Iraq. Staff photo by Hank Long.
Soldier in Iraq witnesses birth of son live via web cam
October 7, 2009 - 11:50am
July 29, 2009
Lines traveled around the church and through the parking lot of Light the Way Church Friday at the wake preceding the memorial service for Carlos Wilcox.(Bulletin photo by Patricia Drey Busse)
Carlos Wilcox: Fallen soldier put to rest
July 29, 2009 - 7:53am
July 27, 2009
Funeral services for Spc. Dan Drevnick were July 25 at King of Kings Lutheran Church. 

- Staff photo by Amber Kispert
Woodbury soldier laid to rest
July 27, 2009 - 8:00am
July 24, 2009
Pawlenty visits troops in Iraq, worries about Iran
July 24, 2009 - 10:46am
July 19, 2009
First Lt. Philip Jergenson, 34th Military Police Company commander, talks with Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty at Contingency Operating Base Basra Sunday. Pawlenty was ending a two-day trip to Iraq. (Army photo by Sgt. Joe Roos)
In Iraq, Pawlenty meets with fallen soldiers' colleagues
July 19, 2009 - 5:10pm
July 18, 2009
Spc. Dan Drevnick graduated from  Woodbury High School in 2005. He planned to earn a degree in law enforcement.
Spc. Dan Drevnick bio
July 18, 2009 - 12:27pm
July 17, 2009
From left to right James Wertish, Carlos Wilcox and Dan Drevnick. All three were memebers of the Minnesota National Guard Red Bull 34th Infantry Division. They were killed Thursday in an attack at their base in Basra, Iraq.
Minnesota National Guard Adjudant Gen. Larry Shellito said the Guardsmen "made the ultimate sacrifice."
Woodbury, Cottage Grove soldiers killed in Iraq are identified
July 17, 2009 - 7:03pm
June 10, 2009
Maj. Bryan Green of Woodbury is currently serving in Iraq with the Army National Guard. Last fall Green arranged for the Guard to land a Chinook helicopter at Lake Elmo Elementary, where his three sons attend school. Shown is Green, his wife Teresa and their sons at the event.
Submitted photo
Commitment to family and country
June 10, 2009 - 9:16am
May 20, 2009
Mathew Griswold of Woodbury enjoyed playing for local citizens and fellow soldiers while serving in Iraq. He says he hopes to do that again now that he has been recalled.  
Submitted photo
Local soldier, musician recalled to Iraq
May 20, 2009 - 7:31am
April 17, 2009
Tech Sgt. John McCoy of Burnsville addresses students at Valley Crossing Community School in Woodbury April 8. The students had sent McCoy letters when he was stationed in Iraq. 
Staff photo by Amber Kispert
Face to face with a U.S. soldier
April 17, 2009 - 9:05am
February 12, 2009
Afton recognizes resident, soldier deploying to Iraq
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am
January 27, 2009
Grand Rapids soldier among four killed in Iraq helicopter crash
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am