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Magic Valley Lays Hero To Rest
Saturday afternoon, family, friends and a community remembered Army Staff Sergeant Daniel Brown, a Jerome soldier killed by enemy explosives in Afghanistan two weeks ago.  Over a thousand  people gathered with them for his funeral service at the College of Southern Idaho in Twin Falls.&nbs…
More Idaho Guardsmen Deploy To Afghanistan
About 60 Idaho
National Guard members  are scheduled to deploy to Afghanistan as part of a Blackhawk helicopter crew that will support Operation Enduring Freedom.  According to Natl. Guard Spokesman Col. Tim Marsano, the citizen soldiers are from the Company A, 1-168 General Support Aviatio…
Body Of Jerome Soldier To Return Friday
(AP) - Military officials say the body of U.S. Army soldier from Jerome will be turned over to his family at a private honorable transfer ceremony Friday at Magic Valley Regional Airport in Twin Falls. Twenty-seven-year-old Sgt. Daniel J. Brown died March 24 in Kandahar province, Afghanistan after h…
Two Idaho Soldiers Killed In Iraq
The Idaho National Guard announced over the weekend that Two North Idaho soldiers died last Thursday in a roadside bomb attack outside Victory Base Camp in Baghdad.   24 year old Spc. Nathan Beyers from Coeur d'Alene and 20 year old  Spc. Nicholas Newby, also from Coeur d'Al…
Idaho Airmen Wait For Word…
The members of the Idaho Air National guard are keeping a close eye on the situation in Libya. President Barack Obama laid out an ultimatum Friday to Moahmar Khaddafy to stop killing civilians.