Three months after Taylor J. Baune married his high school sweetheart, the 21-year-old Marine corporal from Andover was killed in Afghanistan on a foot patrol, the Pioneer Press says. "I am trying to hang in there," his wife, Colleen Baune, 20, said. "I think everyone is still in shock." The couple met when they were students at Anoka High School.
KARE 11 has more on the story, including an interview with a friend:
Fox 9 has a few more images of the Marine and his new bride, as well as the last Facebook message Baune posted for his wife.