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Weirton Daily Times
Ottis Millerserved in Europe during the D-Day invasion in Normandy, and was wounded in acti
Ottis Miller
Weirton Daily Times / Posted yesterday
served in Europe during the D-Day invasion in Normandy, and was wounded in action. He received a Purple Heart and a Silver Star and he attained the rank of technical sergeant before his honorable discharge on August 28, 1945. After his... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
BC Cup set for Silver StarAll levels of mountain bike racers – from up and comers to elite riders – will
BC Cup set for Silver Star
Vernon Morning Star / Posted yesterday
All levels of mountain bike racers – from up and comers to elite riders – will be hitting the hills at Silver Star for the BC Cup. Anyone can now register to compete in Silver Star’s BC Cup Downhill Race Sunday, Aug. 7, the fifth stop in the 2016 BC... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Exclusive: US ship to visit NZ after 33 yearsHe was also a nephew of former Defence Minister Phil Goff. Ferrara was awarded
Exclusive: US ship to visit NZ after 33 years
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
He was also a nephew of former Defence Minister Phil Goff. Ferrara was awarded one of the highest military honours, the Silver Star, for valour, said Biden. Insurgents ambushed his unit before he could receive it. Biden said that when he laid... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
US ship to visit NZ after 33 yearsHe was also a nephew of former Defence Minister Phil Goff. Ferrara was awarded
US ship to visit NZ after 33 years
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
He was also a nephew of former Defence Minister Phil Goff. Ferrara was awarded one of the highest military honours, the Silver Star, for valour, said Biden. Insurgents ambushed his unit before he could receive it. Biden said that when he laid... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Joe Biden to NZ: 'We are cut from the same cloth'also a nephew of former Defence Minister Phil Goff. Captain Ferrara was awarde
Joe Biden to NZ: 'We are cut from the same cloth'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
also a nephew of former Defence Minister Phil Goff. Captain Ferrara was awarded one of the highest military honours, the Silver Star, for valour, said Biden. Sadly, he did not get to receive it because just a few weeks later he and his unit were... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Exclusive: US ship to visit NZ after 33 yearsHe was also a nephew of former Defence Minister Phil Goff. Ferrara was awarded
Exclusive: US ship to visit NZ after 33 years
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
He was also a nephew of former Defence Minister Phil Goff. Ferrara was awarded one of the highest military honours, the Silver Star, for valour, said Biden. Insurgents ambushed his unit before he could receive it. Biden said that when he laid... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Joe Biden to NZ: 'We are cut from the same cloth'also a nephew of former Defence Minister Phil Goff. Captain Ferrara was awarde
Joe Biden to NZ: 'We are cut from the same cloth'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
also a nephew of former Defence Minister Phil Goff. Captain Ferrara was awarded one of the highest military honours, the Silver Star, for valour, said Biden. Sadly, he did not get to receive it because just a few weeks later he and his unit were... Read more
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Newton Daily News
C. Wayne Millerfor 67 years. Wayne served in the US Army during World War II. He was on the f
C. Wayne Miller
Newton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
for 67 years. Wayne served in the US Army during World War II. He was on the front lines in Germany. He was awarded the Silver Star, Bronze Star, Purple Heart, WWII campaign medal and numerous other accommodations. He was discharged at the rank... Read more
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walesonline
Guide to 24 Welsh sports stars heading to the Rio 2016 Olympicsboxer to win an Olympic medal by emulating 1972 light-flyweight bronze medallis
Guide to 24 Welsh sports stars heading to the Rio 2016 Olympics
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
boxer to win an Olympic medal by emulating 1972 light-flyweight bronze medallist Ralph Evans and 2012 Olympic welterweight silver star Fred Evans.Cycling Tim Goode/PA WireCyclist Elinor Barker during the Team GB Kitting Out session at the NEC,... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Thousands of officers handling security at GOP conventionA number of veterans will be talking including David Bellavia of Batavia. He se
Thousands of officers handling security at GOP convention
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 4 days ago
A number of veterans will be talking including David Bellavia of Batavia. He served in the Iraq War. He was awarded the Silver Star for his actions during the second Battle of Fallujah. "I got asked to represent the different generations of... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Prospects derailedput on a uniform; not a man from Wall street, but from the West. The man named
Prospects derailed
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
put on a uniform; not a man from Wall street, but from the West. The man named thus far who fills this bill and who perfectly answers the demand of the times is Jay L. Torrey." Jeremy P. mick writes on behalf of the Silver Star Families of Ame... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Housing price inflation remains low in Anderson area$180,900 in June 2015 to $189,500 last month, a one-year increase of $8,600. D
Housing price inflation remains low in Anderson area
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 5 days ago
$180,900 in June 2015 to $189,500 last month, a one-year increase of $8,600. David Phillips, president of Anderson-based Silver Star Realty and vice president of the state Realtors Association, struggled to explain the big rise statewide and the... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Labor of love completehighest award for heroism, in the last moments of his life. At least a half doz
Labor of love complete
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 6 days ago
highest award for heroism, in the last moments of his life. At least a half dozen cases of heroism worthy of the coveted Silver Star Medal also came to light in the hunt for Colorado’s last missing pictures. Page 3 of 3 - It was inspiring, even... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count correctedwrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movi
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count corrected
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 6 days ago
wrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movie starring Bradley Cooper, received only one Silver Star and four Bronze medals, the Navy said in announcing its findings. In his book, Kyle had written that he received... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count correctedwrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movi
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count corrected
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
wrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movie starring Bradley Cooper, received only one Silver Star and four Bronze medals, the Navy said in announcing its findings. In his book, Kyle had written that he received... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count correctedwrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movi
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count corrected
Local 10 Miami / Posted 6 days ago
wrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movie starring Bradley Cooper, received only one Silver Star and four Bronze medals, the Navy said in announcing its findings. In his book, Kyle had written that he received... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count correctedwrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movi
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count corrected
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 6 days ago
wrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movie starring Bradley Cooper, received only one Silver Star and four Bronze medals, the Navy said in announcing its findings. In his book, Kyle had written that he received... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count correctedwrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movi
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count corrected
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 6 days ago
wrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movie starring Bradley Cooper, received only one Silver Star and four Bronze medals, the Navy said in announcing its findings. In his book, Kyle had written that he received... Read more
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My EastText
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count correctedwrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movi
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count corrected
My EastText / Posted 6 days ago
wrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movie starring Bradley Cooper, received only one Silver Star and four Bronze medals, the Navy said in announcing its findings. In his book, Kyle had written that he received... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count correctedwrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movi
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count corrected
KTXS Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
wrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movie starring Bradley Cooper, received only one Silver Star and four Bronze medals, the Navy said in announcing its findings. In his book, Kyle had written that he received... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count correctedwrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movi
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count corrected
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 days ago
wrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movie starring Bradley Cooper, received only one Silver Star and four Bronze medals, the Navy said in announcing its findings. In his book, Kyle had written that he received... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count correctedwrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movi
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count corrected
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 6 days ago
wrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movie starring Bradley Cooper, received only one Silver Star and four Bronze medals, the Navy said in announcing its findings. In his book, Kyle had written that he received... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count correctedwrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movi
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count corrected
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
wrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movie starring Bradley Cooper, received only one Silver Star and four Bronze medals, the Navy said in announcing its findings. In his book, Kyle had written that he received... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count correctedwrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movi
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count corrected
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 6 days ago
wrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movie starring Bradley Cooper, received only one Silver Star and four Bronze medals, the Navy said in announcing its findings. In his book, Kyle had written that he received... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count correctedwrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movi
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count corrected
KTVZ Bend / Posted 6 days ago
wrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movie starring Bradley Cooper, received only one Silver Star and four Bronze medals, the Navy said in announcing its findings. In his book, Kyle had written that he received... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count correctedwrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movi
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count corrected
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
wrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movie starring Bradley Cooper, received only one Silver Star and four Bronze medals, the Navy said in announcing its findings. In his book, Kyle had written that he received... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count correctedwrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movi
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count corrected
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 6 days ago
wrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movie starring Bradley Cooper, received only one Silver Star and four Bronze medals, the Navy said in announcing its findings. In his book, Kyle had written that he received... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count correctedwrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movi
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count corrected
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 6 days ago
wrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movie starring Bradley Cooper, received only one Silver Star and four Bronze medals, the Navy said in announcing its findings. In his book, Kyle had written that he received... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count correctedwrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movi
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count corrected
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 6 days ago
wrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movie starring Bradley Cooper, received only one Silver Star and four Bronze medals, the Navy said in announcing its findings. In his book, Kyle had written that he received... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count correctedwrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movi
Navy: 'American Sniper' medal count corrected
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 days ago
wrote the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that was later made into a movie starring Bradley Cooper, received only one Silver Star and four Bronze medals, the Navy said in announcing its findings. In his book, Kyle had written that he received... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
2 charged in kidnapping, fatal shooting of Orange County mansaid the men kidnapped 21-year-old Alexander Previlus late Thursday from the Kw
2 charged in kidnapping, fatal shooting of Orange County man
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
said the men kidnapped 21-year-old Alexander Previlus late Thursday from the Kwik Stop on North Powers Drive near Silver Star Road. Previlus’ body was found early Friday at a Hiawassee home after gunfire was heard at the home. Smith... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
2 people arrested after kidnapped man found shot to death, deputies sayin a light-colored sedan kidnapped Previlus at gunpoint just before midnight Th
2 people arrested after kidnapped man found shot to death, deputies say
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
in a light-colored sedan kidnapped Previlus at gunpoint just before midnight Thursday at the Kwik Stop on Powers Drive near Silver Star Road in Orlando. A motive for the kidnapping has not been released. Copyright 2016 by WKMG ClickOrlando - All... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Two men charged in Kwik Stop kidnapping, homicideand Smith are accused of kidnapping Alexander Previlus from outside the Kwik St
Two men charged in Kwik Stop kidnapping, homicide
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
and Smith are accused of kidnapping Alexander Previlus from outside the Kwik Stop on North Powers Drive at Silver Star Road and forcing him into a car at 11:20 p.m. Thursday night. Deputies found his body 3 miles away, in the 7000... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
2 arrested in Orange County kidnapping, slayingPrevilus. Previlus, 21, was forced into a vehicle at gunpoint Thursday night a
2 arrested in Orange County kidnapping, slaying
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
Previlus. Previlus, 21, was forced into a vehicle at gunpoint Thursday night at a gas station on North Powers Drive, near Silver Star Road, deputies said. Deputies searched for several hours and then found his body around 4 a.m. Friday just a few... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Shooting death of kidnapping victim likely not random, deputies sayAlexsander Previlus at gunpoint. Police tape was strung around the store, loca
Shooting death of kidnapping victim likely not random, deputies say
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 days ago
Alexsander Previlus at gunpoint. Police tape was strung around the store, located in the area of North Powers Drive and Silver Star Road, where the abduction took place at about 11:30 p.m. The victim's mother spoke with Channel 9 Friday... Read more
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BC Local News
Silver Star meeting cancelledA report about marketing the Silver Star community has been put on hold. The R
Silver Star meeting cancelled
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
A report about marketing the Silver Star community has been put on hold. The Regional District of North Okanagan has cancelled a 2 p.m. meeting Wednesday because the Silver Star marketing task force has withdrawn its request to discuss resort... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
First Army welcomes new commander, Chesnee native, Lt. Gen. Stephen Twittyresponsibility, including Forces Command deputy chief of staff for operations.
First Army welcomes new commander, Chesnee native, Lt. Gen. Stephen Twitty
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
responsibility, including Forces Command deputy chief of staff for operations. His awards and decorations include the Silver Star, Legion of Merit, Defense Superior Service Medal, Ranger Tab, Air Assault Badge, Parachutist Badge, Expert... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Silver Star meeting cancelledA report about marketing the Silver Star community has been put on hold. The R
Silver Star meeting cancelled
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 7 days ago
A report about marketing the Silver Star community has been put on hold. The Regional District of North Okanagan has cancelled a 2 p.m. meeting Wednesday because the Silver Star marketing task force has withdrawn its request to discuss resort... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Kidnapping victim found shot to death in Pine Hills, deputies saysaid. Alexander Previlus was grabbed about 11:20 p.m. by two armed men outside
Kidnapping victim found shot to death in Pine Hills, deputies say
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
said. Alexander Previlus was grabbed about 11:20 p.m. by two armed men outside the Kwik Stop on North Powers Drive at Silver Star Road and forced into a light-colored sedan, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Office. Deputies started... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
21-old kidnapping victim found shot to death, deputies sayAlexander Previlus at gunpoint. Police tape was strung around the store, locat
21-old kidnapping victim found shot to death, deputies say
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
Alexander Previlus at gunpoint. Police tape was strung around the store, located in the area of North Powers Drive and Silver Star Road, where the abduction took place at about 11:30 p.m. The victim's mother spoke with Channel 9 Thursday... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Man kidnapped at gunpoint outside convenience store, deputies believe21-year-old victim, who was not identified, was taken from in front of a Kwik S
Man kidnapped at gunpoint outside convenience store, deputies believe
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
21-year-old victim, who was not identified, was taken from in front of a Kwik Stop in the area of North Powers Drive and Silver Star Road at about 11:30 p.m., investigators said. A description of the suspect or the vehicle used in the supposed... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
21-old man kidnapped outside Orange County gas stationmorning. Initial reports indicate the man was forced into a vehicle outside th
21-old man kidnapped outside Orange County gas station
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
morning. Initial reports indicate the man was forced into a vehicle outside the Kwik Mart on North Powers Drive, near Silver Star Road. Authorities said the suspects drove off with the victim late Thursday night and that he hasn't been heard... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Retired Lt. Col. Jim Tucker inducted into Army Ranger Hall of Fame (PHOTOS, VIDEO)went bad.” “Ranger Tucker followed the RANGER Creed to never leave a fallen co
Retired Lt. Col. Jim Tucker inducted into Army Ranger Hall of Fame (PHOTOS, VIDEO)
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
went bad.” “Ranger Tucker followed the RANGER Creed to never leave a fallen comrade,” the citation states. “He earned the Silver Star for going out to recover soldiers from a unit in contact (with the enemy).” ‘Legendary Ranger’ Tucker’s... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Plaque spells out historyfrom the early days to the modern era, including the opening of schools, develo
Plaque spells out history
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 8 days ago
from the early days to the modern era, including the opening of schools, development of the Grey Canal and the beginning of Silver Star Mountain Resort. The research was done by the BX-Swan Lake Community Association and funding for the panel also... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Martin Edward "Marty" Roepstorffgroup's motto These things we do... That others may live. In recognition of hi
Martin Edward "Marty" Roepstorff
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 9 days ago
group's motto These things we do... That others may live. In recognition of his military valor, Marty was awarded the Silver Star of Gallantry, the Distinguished Flying Cross and First Oak Leaf Cluster for Heroism, and the First, Second and... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Best of the best: Author's 10 picks from new Washington ‘Classic Hikes’ guidespecial. Gifford Pinchot National Forest; round-trip loop 5 miles; 1,440-foot
Best of the best: Author's 10 picks from new Washington ‘Classic Hikes’ guide
The Seattle Times / Posted 9 days ago
special. Gifford Pinchot National Forest; round-trip loop 5 miles; 1,440-foot gain; strenuous The four-volcano view from Silver Star is stellar. So, too, is the view over the Columbia River to Portland. Starting from a lofty trailhead, saunter up... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
A trail with varietytrail with horse pastures on both sides. Stop and enjoy the views of Okanagan L
A trail with variety
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 10 days ago
trail with horse pastures on both sides. Stop and enjoy the views of Okanagan Lake, Vernon, the Rise, Turtle Mountain, Silver Star Foothills and more. Through a shallow ravine and then step through the trail entrance off DeRoo Road. Should... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Navy: ‘American Sniper’ medal count correctedwrote the best-selling memoir “American Sniper” that was later made into a movi
Navy: ‘American Sniper’ medal count corrected
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 11 days ago
wrote the best-selling memoir “American Sniper” that was later made into a movie starring Bradley Cooper, received only one Silver Star and four Bronze medals, the Navy said in announcing its findings. In his book, Kyle had written that he received... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Navy says ‘American Sniper’ Chris Kyle had fewer medals than claimedPress that the investigation and review of Kyle’s discharge paperwork, known as
Navy says ‘American Sniper’ Chris Kyle had fewer medals than claimed
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 11 days ago
Press that the investigation and review of Kyle’s discharge paperwork, known as a DD214 form, determined he had earned one Silver Star and four Bronze Stars with combat “V” for valor. In his best-selling book, Kyle wrote he had received two Silver... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Navy: ‘American Sniper’ medal count correctedwrote the best-selling memoir “American Sniper” that was later made into a movi
Navy: ‘American Sniper’ medal count corrected
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 11 days ago
wrote the best-selling memoir “American Sniper” that was later made into a movie starring Bradley Cooper, received only one Silver Star and four Bronze medals, the Navy said in announcing its findings. In his book, Kyle had written that he received... Read more
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