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Local Guard soliders will return Sunday


The first wave of 34th Infantry Division soldiers will return to Minnesota from a year-long deployment in Iraq Sunday according to a release from the Minnesota National Guard.

More than 250 soldiers are scheduled to arrive in the state by plane around 5 p.m.

The rest of the more than 1,000 soldiers will return in waves over the coming weeks.

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Emily Zimmer
Emily Zimmer has worked as a staff writer for the Rosemount Town Pages since 2007. She has a degree in journalism from Minnesota State University, Mankato. Outside of work, Emily enjoys running, reading and gardening. You can follow Emily's gardening adventures at the Areavoices blog East of Weedin'
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