An Army National Guard aviation facility near Lansing has received the first of four new helicopters for use in military missions, search and rescue efforts and other flights.
A National Guard soldier who was killed while serving in Iraq in 2006 will be honored this month at a Veterans Administration facility in the UP.
As deputies arrived they saw the suspect, who was dressed in camouflage, attempting to get into the home from a rear sliding door.
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.
The thought of going an entire day without political campaigning out respect of those who lost their lives on 9/11/2001 was a nice and extremely appropriate thought. However, disappointing to many, it wasn’t the respectful day totally without political bickering that was expected by many who were watching and listening.
A wildfire in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula grew by 17 percent to more than 21,000 acres Saturday as officials warned of tough conditions and welcomed help from water-dumping aircraft from the Michigan National Guard.
Over the last several days WWJ Newsradio 950 has been reporting on deadly and brutal crimes in Detroit. “It’s just a shame that you can’t feel safe in your own home,” said one Detroiter.
Hundreds of family and friends gathered at the Waterford Mott High School to welcome home soldiers who are returning from the war in Afghanistan.
About 300 airman of the Michigan Air National Guard returned home from a four-month deployment in Afghanistan on Monday.
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