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June 27, 2017
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

Luke Anderson, left, with contractor Corner Stone Construction, and Nate Thomas, structural engineer, talk Thursday in between projects taking place at the Willmar National Guard Armory. The $2.9 million in renovations includes upgraded heating, ventilation and air conditioning, new men's and women's restrooms and energy-efficient LED light fixtures.
Willmar Armory gets much needed overhaul
June 27, 2017 - 6:09am
April 21, 2017
Funding plan for state troops raises concern
April 21, 2017 - 8:32pm
March 24, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton discusses the state budget for 2018-2019. He wants to increase funding in areas such as early childhood. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: A legislative budget primer
March 24, 2017 - 4:05pm
February 17, 2017
Demonstrators march during the "Day Without Immigrants" protest in Chicago Feb. 16, 2017. Theopolis Waters / Reuters
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White House: No plan to use National Guard for immigration enforcement
February 17, 2017 - 2:57pm
October 26, 2016
A member of the California Air National Guard's 129th Rescue Wing jumps off a military transport plane and into the ocean during a U.S. military rescue mission, in this April 3, 2014 still image obtained from video footage. REUTERS/California Air National Guard/Handout via Reuters TV
Pentagon halts effort to recover Guard enlistment bonuses
October 26, 2016 - 1:21pm
August 28, 2016
Isabella McCutcheon hugs her dad, Kyle McCutcheon, at Willmar Senior High School Saturday afternoon.
National Guard soldiers return to Willmar after Kuwait deployment
August 28, 2016 - 7:38pm
August 25, 2016
National Guard soldiers returning to Willmar on Saturday after 10-month deployment
August 25, 2016 - 4:34pm
April 19, 2016
West central Minn. employers to be honored for military support
April 19, 2016 - 8:16am
November 12, 2015
During a recent interview at his Brainerd home, Walt Straka, a Bataan Death March survivor, discusses his war time experiences. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Minnesota man tells of surviving Bataan Death March
November 12, 2015 - 9:35am
Letter: The mission of our National Guard
October 12, 2015 - 12:00am
Letter: Troops need our ongoing support
October 12, 2015 - 12:00am
October 8, 2015
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Video: Minnesota National Guard unit at Willmar headed to Persian Gulf
October 8, 2015 - 6:02pm
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Video: Patroit Guard "on duty" to escort 682nd around Willmar
October 8, 2015 - 2:58pm
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Video: Before deployment, 682nd Engineering Battalion parades through Willmar
October 8, 2015 - 1:50pm
The U.S. National Guard 's 682nd Engineering Battalion began its deployment convoy parade Thursday morning on U.S. Highway Business 71 . The unit traveled south through Willmar, then on the Highway 23 Bypass to Willmar High School where the unit's deployment ceremony was conducted.

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Video: National Guard Deployment Convoy parade begins in Willmar
October 8, 2015 - 11:00am
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