Posts With Keyword ‘Iowa National Guard’

Tuition Bill Will Help Local Guard Members

Posted: Wednesday, February 8th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The Iowa Legislature passed and Governor Terry Branstad signed a bill last week that increases the amount of tuition aid for members of the National Guard by $1.3 million.

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Knoxville National Guard Members To Rededicate Fairfield Facility

Posted: Friday, December 9th, 2011 at 6:22 am

Members of the Iowa National Guard’s 2654th Maintenance Company in Knoxville will help rededicate a Fairfield facility.

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Unemployment Numbers Released For January, Marion County Sees Increase

Posted: Monday, March 14th, 2011 at 6:27 am

Unemployment numbers for January have been released.

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Knoxville National Guard Armory Dedication Today

Posted: Saturday, October 2nd, 2010 at 6:26 am

The public is invited to join in on a dedication ceremony today to commemorate the completion of renovations at the Knoxville National Guard armory.

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Local Troops Among Those Leaving Iowa Today for Afghanistan

Posted: Thursday, August 5th, 2010 at 6:27 am

A send-off ceremony is being held Thursday morning in Ankeny for over 120 members of the Iowa National Guard.

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Armory Construction to Be Completed in May

Posted: Wednesday, April 21st, 2010 at 6:26 am


Iowa National Guard Sergeant Chad Ford addressed the Knoxville City Council at their meeting Monday to give an update about the renovation of the armory in Knoxville.

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Renovations Going Well at Armory

Posted: Thursday, April 15th, 2010 at 6:26 am


Remodeling and construction at the Iowa National Guard Amory in Knoxville is going well according to Mike Schroeder with Hackett Construction from Muscatine, IA. 

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Local Soldiers To Be Deployed To Afghanistan

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2009 at 6:28 am


180 to 200 soldiers from the Iowa National Guard company based in Knoxville and Oskaloosa are scheduled to deploy to Afghanistan next year.

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