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Red River Valley Art Show planned for Moorhead Center Mall
Funny business: The silliness goes on for WF's "Helma and Selma"
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Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Bird banding helps research
January 5, 2015
National Guard gives bullying presentation
The North Dakota Army National Guard offered a new anti-bullying presentation for students at Sheyenne High School in West Fargo recently. The 50-minute classroom presentation, sponsored by the National Guard, is called Helping Everyone Achieve Respect, or HEAR. It was developed...
news / education
January 5, 2015 - 12:15pm
July 31, 2013
DuShane first female ND Guard marksman
It has been said that every soldier, no matter their military occupational specialty (MOS, or job skill), is a rifleman first. All soldiers understand that there are three essential skills to ensure mission success: shoot, move and communicate. Spc. Jennie DuShane, a military policeman...
July 31, 2013 - 8:30am
January 23, 2013
Southwest border mission continues in new location for N.D. Guard
After spending most of 2012 assisting the U.S. Customs and Border Protection on the southwest border of the United States, members of the North Dakota Army National Guard remain on mission but in a new location for 2013. Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 112th Aviation Regiment (Security...
January 23, 2013 - 12:00am
April 18, 2012
N.D. Guard marksmen inducted into hall of fame
Eleven North Dakota National Guard members were inducted into the Maj. Gen. Robert E. Schulte North Dakota National Guard Marksmanship Hall of Fame during an April 14 ceremony in Bismarck. Among those inducted was Sgt. 1st Class Gary Varberg, Cooperstown, the most acclaimed shooter...
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am
Guard senior leaders retire, as longtime service members step up to new positions
Two senior North Dakota National Guard leaders marked their retirement Jan. 8 as two longtime service members stepped up to take on new leadership roles. Chaplain (Col.) William Ziegler and Command Chief Master Sgt. Paula K. Johnson were honored for nearly 60 years of combined military...
January 18, 2012 - 12:00am
January 4, 2012
Company B soldiers receive Emergency Service Ribbon
Numerous members of the North Dakota National Guard's Company B, 231st Brigade Support Battalion, were recently thanked for their service during flood operations earlier this year. They received Emergency Service Ribbons to wear on their dress uniforms designating their duty. The...
January 4, 2012 - 12:00am
January 12, 2011
WFPD Sergeant Dura receives National Guard promotion
The North Dakota Air National Guard recently promoted Jason Dura to the rank of Chief Master Sergeant, the highest enlisted rank than can be obtained in the Air Force. Dura earned his current rank by competing with other senior enlisted members in the North Dakota Air National...
January 12, 2011 - 12:00am
March 17, 2010
Military News: Irvis promoted to Staff Sergeant
Kari Irvis was recently promoted to the rank of Staff Sergeant (E-5) with the North Dakota Air National Guard. Irvis serves as a Knowledge Operations Manager with the 119th Wing in Fargo. She is a 1996 graduate of Moorhead High School and a 2006 graduate of the University of Mary....
March 17, 2010 - 12:00am
March 16, 2010
FLOOD UPDATE: Fargo relies on volunteers to help today as National Guard arrives to help flood fight
FARGO - Volunteer turnout today will be key in Fargo's flood fight as city leaders hope for a repeat of Monday's performance. "We put out the plea yesterday for volunteers and they turned out," Mayor Dennis Walaker said this morning during the city's daily flood briefing.
March 16, 2010 - 10:11am
March 15, 2010
FLOOD UPDATE: ND National Guard personnel mobilized for flood duty
FARGO -- The North Dakota National Guard will begin mobilizing soldiers and airman to begin flood operations for Region 4 today and tomorrow. Region 4 consists of the following counties in southeast North Dakota: Steele, Traill, Barnes, Cass, Ransom, Sargent and Richland. "Three-hundred...
March 15, 2010 - 12:17pm
March 10, 2010
Scovill promoted to sergeant first class
Bryce Scovill, of West Fargo, has been promoted to the rank of sergeant first class in the 191st Military Police Company. Scovill has been a member of the North Dakota Army National Guard for almost 14 years. In 2002, he deployed to Iraq for 15 months as a food service specialist...
March 10, 2010 - 12:00am