National Guard Member Suicides Outpacing All Other Military BranchesMinnesota has the most deployed National Guard units in the country. But a new study from the Pentagon highlights a growing concern for the military and citizen-soldiers families: Suicide is on the rise.
700 Minnesota National Guard Troops Heading To Iraq, KuwaitIt's a tough day for hundreds of Minnesota National Guard families sending loved ones overseas.
'It Makes Me Appreciate Her A Lot More': Minn. National Guard Families Prepare For Deployment SeparationNearly 700 soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard's 34th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade will be deploying to Kuwait in the coming weeks.
Minnesota Soldiers Return Home After Nearly A Year OverseasThe 147th Financial Management Support Detachment deployed last June. During their nine-month tour, they were stationed in five different locations in Kuwait.
Stefanie Horvath Becomes 2nd Woman To Achieve Rank Of Brigadier General In Minnesota National GuardHer wife, Christy, and mother were both on hand Tuesday to help place her new pins.
Minnesota Heroes: Military Family Counts The Days Until Daddy Returns HomeWCCO's Reg Chapman and Photojournalist Tom Aviles traveled to the Middle East to report on the Minnesota National Guard Red Bulls' work there.
Minnesota Heroes: Reg Chapman, A Gulf War Veteran, Returns To KuwaitWCCO-TV's Reg Chapman and photojournalist Tom Aviles have been sharing stories all week from the Minnesota National Guard stationed in Kuwait. They've been powerful stories of leadership, service and support from back home. Now, we focus on the storyteller.
Minn. Nat'l Guard Members Share Meal With Families 7K Miles AwayHundreds of friends and family members of those deployed in Kuwait with the Minnesota National Guard gathered to eat a meal Saturday with their deployed loved ones.
Minnesota Heroes: Soldiers Maintain Businesses Back Home While Serving In KuwaitWithout the support of family back home and their military connections, both businesses would be hard to maintain. These business owner soldiers say technology has helped keep them up to speed.
Minnesota Heroes: Corporal Logs 400 Volunteer Hours With Red Cross In KuwaitCpl. Michael Harris found a home away from home at the Red Cross Resiliency Center at Camp Arifjan.
Minnesota Heroes: Soldier Serves In Kuwait While His Family Grows 7K Miles WayReg Chapman and Tom Aviles meet a Minnesota soldier in Kuwait who is adjusting to life away from his changing family.
Minnesota Heroes: A Family Separated By ServiceMeet a Twin Cities military family that's doing double duty for our country.
MN National Guard Addresses Sexual Assault CasesOver a five year period ending in 2018, Minnesota's National Guard fielded 90 reported cases of sexual assault – both on and off duty.
With Mom In Kuwait, Family Overcomes Distance To Celebrate ChristmasJeremy DeGiers had to do the Christmas shopping for his five children this year, because their mother was thousands of miles away, serving in the Minnesota National Guard.
Minnesota National Guard Red Bulls Getting Deployed To KuwaitFamily and friends gathered to send off 700 members of the Red Bulls, who are being deployed to Kuwait.