ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s new commander in chief is the featured speaker at a state National Guard event.
Gov. Mark Dayton was on tap Saturday to give the keynote address at the National Guard Association of Minnesota formal dinner in Rochester.READ MORE: St. Paul Students Plan Walkout Over COVID Safety
The association is holding a three-day conference.READ MORE: Minnesota Weather: Tuesday Brings Big, Blustery Temperature Swing
As a U.S. senator, Dayton helped start a program for assisting deployed soldiers and their families. Previous Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty was a fixture at Guard events.MORE NEWS: 'Better Safe Than Sorry': New COVID Rules Begin This Week
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