Minnesota To Offer Free COVID-19 Testing At 6 Armory Locations Across The State This WeekendMinnesotans who need or want to be tested for COVID-19 will have access to free testing this Memorial Day weekend at six National Guard Armory locations across the state.
COVID-19 Testing Bungled At St. Paul Nursing HomeA state health official allowed oral swabs to be used, which caused pain and bloody noses for some who were tested.
Coronavirus Response: Minnesota National Guard Begins Assisting Long-Term Care FacilitiesThe Minnesota National Guard is now assisting long-term care facilities experiencing COVID-19 outbreaks.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: National Guard To Conduct More Flyovers Honoring Front Line WorkersThe Minnesota National Guard intends to fly over more than 50 hospitals and clinics in all, according to the listed schedule of flyovers.
Minnesota's Front-Line Workers Fighting COVID-19 Pandemic Honored With Military Plane FlyoversA C-130 transport plane and two F-16 fighter jets flew over several hospitals in the Twin Cities. The initiative was intended to honor the men and women working on the front lines fighting COVID-19.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: National Guard To Conduct Flyovers Honoring COVID-19 Frontline WorkersThe Minnesota National Guard intends to fly over 28 hospitals and clinics in all, not only in the Twin Cities metro area but also in such places as Brainerd, Little Falls, St. Cloud, Monticello, and Rochester.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Minnesota National Guard Hosts CrossFit Wednesdays Aimed At School KidsSince classrooms are empty, recruiters are using technology to get in front of young people, and keep students motivated and stress-free during these uncertain times.
Gov. Walz Activates MN Nat’l Guard To Combat FloodingMinnesota Gov. Tim Walz says COVID-19 is not the only emergency the state’s first responders are preparing for, especially with spring flooding season already underway.
Minnesota National Guard Delivered 81,000 Face Masks To MDH In Response To ShortageIncluded in the delivery were more than 81,000 N95 masks, 17,296 pandemic flu kits, 1,153 Tyvek disposable coveralls, 2,265 boots and 2,263 gloves.
Minnesota National Guard Members Reunite With Families In St. PaulDozens of deployed airmen got a very special welcome to Minnesota Wednesday afternoon.
Memorial Service Set For Fallen Owatonna Soldier Connor McGurranA memorial service is set for Thursday for 19-year-old Owatonna native Pvt. Connor McGurran, who died last week at a South Carolina Army base.
Minnesota National Guard Soldier, 19, Dies At Fort JacksonInvestigators are trying to figure out how a Minnesota soldier died at a United States Army base in South Carolina.
'Always Ready': Middle East Tensions Causing Uncertainty For Minnesota National Guard MembersThe Minnesota National Guard is one of the most deployed guards in the country.
Military Family Adapts To 2 Deployments Over 2 HolidaysThe family spent the summer camping, swimming, taking nothing for granted, for their time together was short. Lt. Col. Jeremy DeGier left in October to prepare for his third deployment.
Flags Flown At Half-Staff In Honor Of Fallen National Guard SoldiersIn honor and remembrance of a fallen Minnesota National Guard soldier, Gov. Tim Walz has ordered all flags to be flown at half-staff at state and federal buildings on Sunday.