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Minnesota toddler ignores military protocol, hugs mother

INNER GROVE HEIGHTS, MN (WIAT) — More than 130 soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard recently returned from Afghanistan after serving for nine months.

One 3-year-old, upon seeing his mother, did not care for military protocol. 63 more words


Minnesota National Guard Members Get A Happy Homecoming

INVER GROVE HEIGHTS, Minn. (WCCO) – It was an exciting morning for more than 100 Minnesota military families Tuesday as they gave some returning soldiers a very happy homecoming. 245 more words


Transportation Company Returning Next Week

CHISHOLM, Minn. (AP) — More than 140 soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard are scheduled to return to the state next week.

Soldiers from the 114th Transportation Company return after a nine-month deployment to Afghanistan. 52 more words


Large Solar Project To Be Built At Camp Ripley

CAMP RIPLEY, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota National Guard and Minnesota Power are joining forces to build a major solar energy project at Camp Ripley. 125 more words


Surgeon becomes first African-American general in Minnesota National Guard

A surgeon who specializes in traumatic injuries and skull reconstruction has been named brigadier general of the Minnesota National Guard. His appointment makes him the African-American in Minnesota history to achieve that rank. 419 more words