WCCO Journalists Detained, Told To Lay On Ground During Brooklyn Center ProtestsJournalists with WCCO were detained by law enforcement officers on Friday night while reporting on a demonstration outside the Brooklyn Center Police Department, where a crowd gathered to protest the police killing of 20-year-old Daunte Wright.
Deployment Of National Guard Makes Some Feel On Edge, Others More SafeA lot of people have stopped to have conversations with the Guard, some thanking them. Others express their frustrations directly with the Guard members.
How Do Flyovers Come Together?A home opener tradition had to be called off due to weather Thursday.
Minnesota National Guard 'Capable And Ready' For Whatever Comes During Derek Chauvin TrialThe National Guard currently has about 100 members activated. The numbers could swell into the hundreds or thousands, depending on what happens.
National Guard Helps Deliver 4,000 Of Minnesota's Vaccines Delivered To Wrong StateThe Guard says one of Minnesota's shipments was sent to the wrong state, then redirected to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.
Walz Signs Executive Order To Activate National Guard Ahead Of Chauvin TrialGov. Tim Walz on Friday signed an executive order to activate the Minnesota National Guard to prepare for the "potential of civil unrest" during former MPD officer Derek Chauvin's trial next month.
Transgender Minnesota National Guard Members Hope Biden's Ban Reversal Becomes LawA new executive order signed Monday by President Joe Biden has reversed a Trump-era ban on transgender service in the military.
Minnesota National Guard Soldiers Deployed For Inauguration Return HomeAbout 800 were in the nation's capitol to provide extra security and assistance during the presidential inauguration.
Sen. Klobuchar Says MN Troops Not Among Nat’l Guard Sent To Rest In DC Parking Garage, Calls Incident 'Appalling'Minnesota National Guard troops were not among those sent to rest in a Washington, D.C. parking garage, according to Sen. Amy Klobuchar.
Minnesotans Helping Keep The Peace In DC Ahead Of Biden's Inauguration
Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Minnesota National Guard Troops Play Key Role In Inauguration PlanningThe inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris is less than 24 hours away.
Minnesota National Guard's Inauguration Mission Coincides With Its CentenaryAmong the troops in Washington D.C. for Wednesday's presidential inauguration are about 850 members of the Minnesota National Guard.
Minnesota National Guard Sends 850 Troops To Washington D.C.After reviewing the threats to its own state, Minnesota decided it could significantly increase its contribution and will send 850 Guard rather than the 130 initially tapped to go.
Walz Activates Minnesota National Guard To Defend Capitol Building Gov. Tim Walz activated the Minnesota National Guard on Wednesday to boost security in St. Paul in the wake of the deadly attack on the nation's Capitol last week and reports of armed protests planned at capitol buildings across the country.
MN Nat'l Guard Chaplains Reflect On George Floyd Protests, Lessons Learned: 'The Work Isn't Done'National Guard troops were deployed during this summer’s widespread unrest over racial injustice following George Floyd’s death in police custody in Minneapolis, and again this fall in the city as a surge in violent crime collided with heated debate over law enforcement and race.