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File photo of a flag being placed at the grave of a soldier. (Photo by BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Marine Killed In Afghanistan Had July Wedding Set

A 22-year-old Oregon Marine who died in combat in Afghanistan earlier this week had been making plans for a July wedding.

05/27/2012

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Army: PTSD Treatable; Some Diagnosed Return to War

It is still not known if the soldier accused of killing 17 Afghans was ever diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder — but even if he had been, that alone would not have prevented him from being sent back to war.

03/23/2012

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Best Events and Activities This Weekend Nov 11-13

From Veteran’s Day Observances, to amazing sales and holiday activities, you’ll find plenty to do around the Sound this weekend!

11/09/2011

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President Obama Announces U.S. Exit From Iraq

Facing the expiration of an agreement that gave U.S. soldiers immunity from prosecution under Iraqi law, President Obama has announced that all remaining troops will leave the country by the end of the year. “I […]

1090 The Fan–10/21/2011