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Thomas "Tom" Kuntz
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Beach vibe in the Bakken
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June 19, 2016
United States-backed forces advance against the Islamic State in Syria
BEIRUT/AMMAN — U.S.-backed Syrian forces edged closer to an Islamic State stronghold on the border with Turkey on Saturday while Russia’s defense minister visited President Bashar al Assad to discuss military operations. The visit came only hours after the Syrian army and its...
News/Nation and World
June 19, 2016 - 12:15am
December 12, 2015
Retiring Sprynczynatyk reflects on Guard leadership
BISMARCK – Maj. Gen. David Sprynczynatyk has steered the North Dakota National Guard through the global war on terrorism, intense flood fights...
December 12, 2015 - 6:00am
November 14, 2015
Dickinson natives John and Leo Lochert served in World War II, Korean War
TUCSON, Ariz. -- John and Leo Lochert fondly recall their two years in the Navy. Their time in the Army? What comes to mind for John...
November 14, 2015 - 4:48pm
October 17, 2015
North Dakota’s Army, National Guard recruitment numbers decline
The two largest sections of military service in the state, the U.S. Army and the North Dakota National Guard, are both experiencing a decline in recruitment numbers throughout the state. According to the Department of Defense, Army recruitment numbers have declined by 13 percent...
October 17, 2015 - 11:16pm
May 20, 2015
Emotions flow at Wilz promotion
BISMARCK — Hundreds gathered Wednesday at the atrium of the North Dakota Heritage Center as Col. Giselle “Gigi” M. Wilz became the first...
May 20, 2015 - 11:03pm
Speaking out for Tom: After losing soldier son to suicide, Jamestown family tries to dispel stigmas
JAMESTOWN — Beth Doyle-Lautt has gotten used to the clutter in her house. A basement room is filled with boxes and totes, tools and extra...
September 20, 2014 - 11:34pm
September 3, 2014
Dickinson-based National Guard unit no longer on alert for deployment: Mission to Afghanistan in 2015 cancelled
A Dickinson-based North Dakota National Guard unit will no longer be sent to Afghanistan. The 816th Engineer Company had been alerted to potential mobilization in June, but 150 members slated to go to Afghanistan were told this week by the Department of the Army that they are no...
September 3, 2014 - 5:09pm
August 6, 2014
Officials: U.S. general killed, 14 wounded in Afghan academy attack
KABUL - A U.S. general was killed and more than a dozen people were wounded, including a German general, in the latest insider attack by a man believed to be an Afghan soldier, U.S., German and Afghan officials said on Tuesday. The slain general, whose identity was not immediately...
August 6, 2014 - 12:18pm
June 30, 2014
Remains of ND native killed in Korean War return home
FARGO — Sixty-three years after he was killed in action in North Korea, Army Cpl. Cletus R. Lies came home. At Fargo’s Hector International...
June 30, 2014 - 10:38pm
October 26, 2013
Back in the hunt: Soldier who lost leg in Afghanistan recovering with help of family, admirers
GRAND FORKS — It’s been 11 months — and 21 surgeries — since Army Capt. Seth Nieman lost the lower half of his right leg and shattered...
October 26, 2013 - 8:33pm
April 28, 2013
Passing the challenge: Trinity High School graduate Jacques Oesterich graduating from West Point
After four years of intensive training, Jacques Oestreich of Dickinson is counting the days until graduation from the United States Military...
April 28, 2013 - 12:00am
December 15, 2011
Soldiers die in crash: Among those in helicopter accident, Capt. Anne Rockeman Montgomery, had ties in western ND
December 15, 2011 - 12:00am
November 10, 2011
American hero from Bowman shares WWII recollections
Near-death experiences, bullets whizzing by, atomic bombs dropping and Purple Hearts make for epic war stories. One World War II veteran from...
November 10, 2011 - 12:00am
August 9, 2011
Syria defies world reproach with new army raids
BEIRUT (AP) -- The Syrian army launched raids on restive areas Tuesday, defying growing international reproach over the regime's deadly crackdown on a five-month-old uprising as Turkey's foreign minister met with President Bashar Assad to express his concern. Envoys from India, Brazil...
August 9, 2011 - 10:38am
November 16, 2010
Hopkins promoted to sergeant major
Daniel M. Hopkins has been promoted to the rank of sergeant major in the U.S. Army. Hopkins is a group leader and tenor vocalist assigned to the U.S. Army Field Band at Fort George G. Meade, Md. Hopkins has served in the military for 28 years. He is the son of Richard Hopkins and...
November 16, 2010 - 12:00am