St. Cloud Soldier Comes Home
According to the Pioneer Press, 400 people and 217 motorcyles belonging to the patriot Guard Riders welcomed home Tony Larson as he arrived the St. Cloud Regional Aiprort from. He was injured 19 months ago by a roadside bomb in Iraq.
The Star Tribune reports that doctors had tried to save Larson's leg, but after it became infected, the bottom portion of it had to be amputated. Larson spent an extended stay recovering at Walter Reed Army Medical Center.