Minnesota National Guard

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More than 400 from National Guard activated for COVID-19 help in MN

More testing can result in asymptomatic people isolating and not spreading the virus.

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Gov. Walz deploys National Guard amid further unrest in Minneapolis

The Minnesota State Patrol has also been sent to downtown Minneapolis.

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Mayor Frey implements immediate curfew in Minneapolis, requests National Guard

It comes amid misinformation about a suicide led to property damage and looting downtown.

James A. Rogers Jr. Chief Warrant Officer 2 Charles P. Nord Sergeant Kort M. Plantenberg.

Cause of MN National Guard helicopter crash that killed 3 revealed

The findings of a crash investigation have been released.

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National Guard says troops will be armed in Twin Cities after threat

The National Guard is increasing its presence in the metro.

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Numerous journalists injured by law enforcement response in Minneapolis

One reporter was filming when a cop pepper-sprayed him as he was lying on the ground.

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National Guard sending nearly 11,000 troops to Minneapolis

It's the largest local National Guard response in Minnesota history.

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WCCO, FOX 9 journalists shot at by police during Minneapolis protests

Rubber bullets and tear gas were fired in their direction.

Tim Walz

Walz declares emergency, activates National Guard amid unrest in Twin Cities

Gov. Walz signed an executive order calling in the National Guard.

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Last day for anyone to get a free COVID-19 test from the National Guard

Tests are available as supplies last at six armory locations around the state.

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National Guard flyovers to honor healthcare workers in 38 MN cities

There's a schedule detailing when you can expect them to arrive.

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Gov. Tim Walz activates MN National Guard amid spring flooding

There is major flooding in northwestern Minnesota.

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Watch: Soldier returns home, surprises sister at Lakeville school

The touching moment was filmed by Lakeville Area Schools.

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Minnesota National Guard soldier, 19, dies at training center

The death was confirmed on Wednesday afternoon.

James A. Rogers Jr. Chief Warrant Officer 2 Charles P. Nord Sergeant Kort M. Plantenberg.

Minnesota National Guardsmen killed in helicopter crash are identified

A Black Hawk helicopter came down near Cold Spring on Thursday.

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3 confirmed dead in Minnesota National Guard helicopter crash

Air Traffic Control reportedly lost contact with the chopper Thursday afternoon.