Champlin resident honored at Timberwolves game

Master Sergeant Wickner is a member of the Minnesota National Guard. In 1986, at the age of 17, she enlisted in the Army as a radio operator. She deployed for 22 months to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. As part of the Timberwolves’ Operation: Minnesota Heroes month in November, the Timberwolves FastBreak Foundation is honoring and recognizing Minnesota troops and their families at each home game with on-court elements, events and grants.

Master Sergeant Wickner is a member of the Minnesota National Guard. In 1986, at the age of 17, she enlisted in the Army as a radio operator. She deployed for 22 months to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. As part of the Timberwolves’ Operation: Minnesota Heroes month in November, the Timberwolves FastBreak Foundation is honoring and recognizing Minnesota troops and their families at each home game with on-court elements, events and grants.

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