Michigan National Guard

Members of the United States Army stand guard. FILE PHOTO (Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Michigan National Guard Boosts Security After Attack In Tennessee, Won’t Require Armed Staff

“The situation in Chattanooga makes clear that our military personnel in particular are vulnerable, even here at home.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/22/2015

Selfridge Air National Guard Base (Courtesy: 127wg.ang.af.mil)

Mich. Guard Technicians, Some Others Called Back To Work

Hundreds of Michigan National Guard members affected by the partial government shutdown are being called back to work.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/08/2013

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Shutdown To Affect Michigan National Guard Members

Selfridge Air National Guard Base says about 650 workers were sent home on furlough.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2013

Mich. House OKs Bill Against Indefinite Detention

Th House has approved legislation that would prohibit state and local law enforcement from helping the federal government indefinitely detain citizens without charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2013

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Projects Aim To Help Michigan National Guard Members

Two projects led by a Michigan State University professor aim to help Michigan National Guard members and their families in the transition from active duty to civilian life.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/29/2012

Selfridge Air National Guard Base (Courtesy: 127wg.ang.af.mil)

Senate Committee Rejects Proposals For Air National Guard Cuts In Mich.

The U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee eliminated proposed Air National Guard cuts Thursday that would have cost Michigan bases hundreds of jobs, said chairman Carl Levin.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/25/2012

10 Michigan Guard Members Wounded In Afghanistan

The Michigan National Guard says a roadside bombing in Afghanistan has wounded 10 of its soldiers, including one who lost part of both arms.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/24/2012

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Air Force: Michigan Bases To Lose About 850 Jobs

Planned Air National Guard cuts would eliminate about 850 jobs at Michigan’s Selfridge and Kellogg bases, according to the U.S. Air Force.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2012

Selfridge Air National Guard Base (Courtesy: 127wg.ang.af.mil)

General Criticizes Cutbacks At Michigan Base

The Pentagon’s plan to eliminate a squadron of fighter jets at a Detroit-area base makes no economic sense and would cost more than 550 jobs, according to the director of the Michigan National Guard.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2012

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Air Force To Change Missions At 2 Mich. Bases

The U.S. Air Force is planning mission changes at two Michigan bases as part of a restructuring plan as the Pentagon works to rein in military spending, officials said Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2012

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