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Salem-News.com (Mar-27-2014 14:43)
Honored Air Guard Special Tactics Airmen Reflect Core Values of Talented UnitSalem-News.com
The strength of the 125th STS is reflected in their unique mission and the camaraderie they have quickly shaped as a unit in less than nine years, becoming officially founded on May 1, 2005.
They left behind civilian jobs or college class rooms to deploy, chancing their own safety to protect their teammates and carry out grueling operations that changed virtually every day during their six months in combat.
Salem-News.com (Jan-23-2013 17:38)
Dan Hokanson Appointed to Adjutant General of the Oregon National GuardTim King Salem-News.com
Every now and then the government does something that makes a lot of sense.
Brigadier General Daniel R. Hokanson, will succeed Major General Raymond F. Rees as the Adjutant General of the Oregon National Guard.
Salem-News.com (Feb-05-2012 20:30)
Freezing to Death in AfghanistanTim King Salem-News.com
Vulnerable residents of war-torn Afghanistan struggle for survival in harsh winter.
A report this week by Xinhua news agency, describes the extreme, freezing conditions families in Afghanistan are attempting to survive.
Salem-News.com (Jan-09-2012 16:27)
Faces of Oregon war deadSubmitted by Michael Munk Salem-News.com
Oregonians from 70 towns have been killed in the fighting overseas...
The Sunday Oregonian rightly welcomed an Oregon Army National Guard battalion home from Afghanistan.
Salem-News.com (Sep-27-2011 04:39)
Two War Photographers Available for Talks and Visual DemonstrationsSalem-News.com
One British, one American, and their experience covering wars in six countries.
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Palestine, Iraq, Israel, Afghanistan, Lebanon and Kuwait. You can see the images of people and places, combat and strife, humanitarian efforts and survival techniques.
Salem-News.com (May-20-2011 18:47)
A Farewell Tribute to the 82nd BrigadeSalem-News.com
Event will take place June 19, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. at Millenium Plaza Park, Lake Oswego.
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A top patriotic show to honor those who are serving and those who have served. After 50 years of the National Guard Armory making its home in Lake Oswego, the 82nd will be moving to Camp Withycombe, Clackamas.
Salem-News.com (Dec-31-2010 01:05)
3-116 Embarks on First Convoy MissionSalem-News.com
Soldiers are using the military's new mine resistant vehicles.
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Fighter 41’s first convoy mission began in the early-morning under a deep black Iraqi sky.
Salem-News.com (Nov-03-2010 11:20)
Oregon National Guard to hold demobilization ceremony for 162 Engineer CompanySalem-News.com
Our Soldiers have literally set the standard for performance and have helped develop and evolve the IED
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The Oregon National Guard is scheduled to hold a demobilization ceremony for Soldiers of the 162 Engineer Company, Friday, in Dallas, Oregon
Salem-News.com (May-27-2010 23:55)
`Stars for Soldiers` Could be Black Eye for Veteran SupportersOpinion by Patty Louisiana for Salem-News.com
What happened at a Veterans fundraiser in Albany two months ago, needs to be investigated.
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The March 19th, 2010 the "Stars for Soldiers" concert took place at the Venetian Theater in Albany, Oregon as a concert to benefit our Oregon National Guard and their families.
Salem-News.com (Jan-28-2010 23:11)
Behind the Scenes with the Oregon Guard in IraqStory by Tim King Salem-News.com Photos by Cory Grogan in Iraq
A slideshow of recent photos of Oregon Guard soldiers in Iraq.
Oregon has some 3500 National Guard soldiers with the 41st Infantry Brigade Combat Team, currently deployed in Iraq. They are under the command of Colonel Dan Hokanson.