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St. Paul city attorney sues lawmaker, alleging defamation
ST. PAUL—State Rep. John Lesch, a longtime member of the Minnesota National Guard, is questioning the management ability of St. Paul Mayor...
4 hours 49 min ago
February 10, 2018
Hospitalized veteran with PTSD tells of killing father at Fergus Falls home
ST. PETER, Minn. — Inside the fortified quarters of Minnesota's highest-security psychiatric hospital, Dustin Michael Defiel has spent...
February 10, 2018 - 6:50pm
October 25, 2017
Luverne anticipates new National Guard readiness center
LUVERNE — Luverne may be home to a new Army National Guard Readiness Center as soon as 2020. City of Luverne and Rock County representatives...
October 25, 2017 - 7:45am
April 21, 2017
Funding plan for state troops raises concern
ST. PAUL — Negative numbers in the Republican Legislature's budget plans for Minnesota are no surprise — but tucked into the Senate's massive state government plans are some cuts that are setting off particular concern. The Senate budget reduces and shifts funding for...
April 21, 2017 - 8:32pm
April 18, 2017
SD Air Guard member gets back pay after company failed to rehire her after military leave
RAPID CITY, S.D.—A South Dakota Air National Guard member has won a claim where she argued her former employer failed to hire her back...
April 18, 2017 - 4:30pm
March 24, 2017
Capitol Chatter: A legislative budget primer
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Legislature is moving at warp speed, at least for a while. This is the time of the legislative session in which...
March 24, 2017 - 4:05pm
February 17, 2017
White House: No plan to use National Guard for immigration enforcement
WASHINGTON -- The White House on Friday denied it was considering mobilizing as many as 100,000 National Guard troops to round up non-citizens...
February 17, 2017 - 2:57pm
September 8, 2016
ND governor asks for National Guard assistance in pipeline protest
MANDAN, N.D. -- Gov. Jack Dalrymple activated the North Dakota National Guard in a limited role Thursday to provide support for civilian authorities dealing with the Dakota Access Pipeline protests south of Mandan as a key court ruling loomed Friday. The Guard’s adjutant general...
September 8, 2016 - 9:56pm
August 31, 2016
Loved ones remember late Gen. Jack Vessey as humble, loving leader
MINNEAPOLIS -- One of Minnesota’s most decorated military officers was memorialized Wednesday, but it was his thoughtfulness and spirituality that stood out among those gathered to celebrate his life. John William “Jack” Vessey Jr. rose from humble beginnings to become the country’s...
August 31, 2016 - 9:29pm
August 19, 2016
Minnesota native Gen. Vessey dies at 94
NORTH OAKS, Minn. -- John W. Vessey Jr. started at the bottom in the Minnesota National Guard and rose to become the country's top military officer. The Minneapolis native died at 94 of natural causes Thursday night, surrounded by family at his North Oaks home in the northern Twin...
August 19, 2016 - 9:09pm
April 5, 2016
New armory plans revealed: Pipestone County faces street deterioration problems
PIPESTONE — A National Guard official met Tuesday morning with the Pipestone County Board of Commissioners and revealed plans to build a new armory.
April 5, 2016 - 9:43pm
March 25, 2016
Pipestone, Luverne armories to be consolidated
WORTHINGTON — Minnesota Army National Guard officials plan to close the armories in Pipestone and Luverne and build one new facility in their stead. Officials are in the design and planning stages of the project and hope to start discussions with the cities’ officials to determine...
March 25, 2016 - 7:39pm
July 29, 2015
As other see it: For safety, arm military
In the week since a gunman opened fire at military recruiting stations in Chattanooga, Tenn., killing four Marines and a Navy sailor, governors in at least nine states have authorized allowing National Guard members to carry weapons while on duty. More states are poised to follow. Gov....
July 29, 2015 - 9:36pm
July 27, 2015
Minnesota soldiers ‘sitting ducks,’ legislator says
NISSWA — Some Minnesota lawmakers want the state’s National Guard soldiers to be able to carry firearms without a permit, citing deadly violence against military facilities in Chattanooga, Tenn., and Fort Hood, Texas. Together with other GOP legislators Monday, State Sen. Paul...
July 27, 2015 - 9:39pm
November 25, 2014
More troops deployed in Ferguson
FERGUSON, Mo. — Missouri’s governor ordered hundreds more National Guard troops Tuesday to a St. Louis suburb rocked by rioting and looting...
November 25, 2014 - 8:20pm