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Oglesby solider receives special welcome home

Posted by wlpo on August 16, 2010

Oglesby has welcomed home one their own.  Kurtis Strand returned home from Afghanistan Monday morning.

Strand took a leave of absence from the Oglesby Fire Department and ambulance service to serve in the Army.

He was escorted from the Interstate 39 overpass to his home by a squad car, an ambulance and two fire trucks.

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