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N.D. Army National Guard Black Hawk helicopters in Bismarck, N.D.BISMARCK, N.D. — The North Dakota National Guard’s Bismarck-based 1st Battalion, 112th Aviation Regiment will partner with the McLean County Sheriff’s Office in a joint exercise Aug. 10-12.

Both agencies remind the public to be aware of the training activities, since there will be increased vehicle and helicopter traffic during these exercises. The public’s cooperation and understanding is appreciated.


               WHAT: Joint training exercise in McClean County

               WHO: N.D. National Guard Army Aviators Training with McLean’s Sheriff’s Office

               WHAT: Guard aviation support to law enforcement


               Monday: Aug. 10, 8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

               WHERE: Garrison Week End Training Site peninsular, west of Garrison, N.D.


               Tuesday: Aug. 11, 2:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

               WHERE: South McLean County


               Wednesday: Aug. 12, 2:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

               WHERE: McLean County Highway 22, vicinity of Turtle Creek Bridge



The North Dakota National Guard is a trained and highly motivated force of about 4,000 Citizen-Soldiers and Citizen-Airmen.  We are always prepared to provide ready units, individuals and equipment in support of our communities, state and nation.  Always ready, always there.