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Public offered a behind-the-scenes look at Willmar, Minn., armory during educational event

The Minnesota National Guard in Willmar opened its doors to the community Tuesday for a behind-the-scenes look at the day-to-day activities there. The event included a display of the Guard's equipment and was also an educational session to inform the public about ways to support veterans. Christopher Harrington, 8, of Willmar, top left, was one of the local residents on hand and was assisted by Spc. Patrick Mariakis as he prepared to scale the Roseville Recruiting and Retention Battalion's climbing wall....