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National Guard

August 19, 2016
Minnesota native Gen. Vessey dies at 94
August 19, 2016 - 9:09pm
April 5, 2016
New armory plans revealed: Pipestone County faces street deterioration problems
April 5, 2016 - 9:43pm
March 25, 2016
Pipestone, Luverne armories to be consolidated
March 25, 2016 - 7:39pm
July 29, 2015
As other see it: For safety, arm military
July 29, 2015 - 9:36pm
July 27, 2015
Minnesota soldiers ‘sitting ducks,’ legislator says
July 27, 2015 - 9:39pm
November 25, 2014
Protesters in Los Angeles, Calif., march in a demonstration following the grand jury decision in the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. Reuters
More troops deployed in Ferguson
November 25, 2014 - 8:20pm
November 17, 2014
Minnesota National Guard unit will provide support for Ebola battle
November 17, 2014 - 8:32pm
November 16, 2014
MN National Guard deployed
November 16, 2014 - 8:50pm
June 18, 2014
Flooding along border prompts Guard response
June 18, 2014 - 8:52pm
June 3, 2014
Welcome home for the 849th
June 3, 2014 - 9:23pm
January 10, 2012
submitted photo
A total of 36 children received warm blankets courtesy of the Southwest Minnesota chapter of Project Linus, during a Sunday event for families of deployed National Guard members at the Blue Mound Banquet and Meeting Centre in Luverne. Project Linus, a non-profit volunteer organization that provides comfort to children in need via handmade blankets, has operated in this area for about the past three years.
Families of deployed National Guard members enjoy Sunday get-together
January 10, 2012 - 7:59pm
May 30, 2011
Beth rickers/Daily Globe
Soldiers in Alpha Battery 1st Battalion 125th Field Artillery march toward Luverne Public School on Monday afternoon.
Patriotic farewell for soldiers
May 30, 2011 - 8:06pm
May 9, 2011
Julie buntjer/daily globe
Family and friends of soldiers in the 1-125th STRIKE Battalion stand on the Fairmont National Guard Armory lawn during a welcome home ceremony July 23, 2007. Flags, balloons, yellow ribbons and signs greeted approximately 80 soldiers from the Fairmont, Jackson, Luverne and Pipestone National Guard units. A military parade and send-off event will take place Sunday in Fairmont.
Region prepares troop send-offs
May 9, 2011 - 10:37pm
October 17, 2010
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe
New soldiers in the Minnesota National Guard Recruit Sustainment Program pick up sticks and trash along the shore of Lake Okabena Saturday afternoon in Worthington.
Soldiers clean up the trash
October 17, 2010 - 7:23pm
June 25, 2010
Justine Wettschreck/Daily Globe
Iowa National Guard members attend annual training at Camp Ripley in preparation for a fall deployment to Afghanistan.
Training the Iowa troops
June 25, 2010 - 8:05pm