Posts tagged with "National Guard"

National Guard to assist with Avaian Influenza response

Posted by HBC Newsdesk April 27, 2015

The Minnesota State Emergency Operations Center (SEOC) called on the National Guard to deliver water for use in the disease containment effort as part of the state‚Äôs response to avian influenza. Thirty National Guard soldiers and 15 military water trucks from the Willmar-based 682nd Engineer Battalion and the Brooklyn Park-based A Company, 134th Brigade Support […]

Next “Food for Thought” to celebrate Winona Armory’s 100 year history

Posted by HBC Newsdesk April 10, 2015

There are so many stories about the old Armory over its 100 years! On April 15 at 12:05 p.m. Winona County Historical Society archivist Walt Bennick will explore ways the Winona community used the building. From car shows to dancing, the fortress was also a place to gather for the community, not just our local […]

Winona’s old armory celebrates its cenntenital

Posted by HBC Newsdesk March 2, 2015

The former Winona National Guard Armory, which is the present home of the Winona County History Center, celebrates its 100th anniversary this year. Before the armory was built, Winona County Historical Society archivest Walt Bennek said soldiers meet at several rented spaces around the city. The earliest meeting place was Sanborn Hall which was located […]

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