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National Guard Opening Renovated Center In Westminster

The Maryland National Guard is opening a renovated center housing a military police unit in Westminster.

08/01/2015

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Batts: Curfew Will Remain Tonight, “Truth Will Overcome For All”

If anyone in Baltimore was hoping to see the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight tonight, looks like you’ll have to pay for it.

05/02/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - APRIL 28:  Maryland Governor Larry Hogan greets Baltimore police dressed in riot gear the morning after citywide riots following the funeral of Freddie Gray, on April 28, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. Gray, 25, was arrested for possessing a switch blade knife April 12 outside the Gilmor Houses housing project on Baltimore's west side. According to his attorney, Gray died a week later in the hospital from a severe spinal cord injury he received while in police custody. (Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images)

Gov. Larry Hogan Mobilizes Support For Baltimore

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan and Maryland officials continue to work together to respond to the civil unrest in Baltimore.

05/02/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - APRIL 28:   Baltimore mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake greets a concerned citizen the morning after citywide riots following the funeral of Freddie Gray, on April 28, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. Gray, 25, was arrested for possessing a switch blade knife April 12 outside the Gilmor Houses housing project on Baltimore's west side. According to his attorney, Gray died a week later in the hospital from a severe spinal cord injury he received while in police custody. (Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images)

Baltimore Mayor Discusses Decision To Call In The Guard

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has issued a statement on the reasons she decided to call in the National Guard.

04/29/2015

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Police, National Guard Presence Still Seen Throughout City

The police presence is still strong throughout the city.

04/29/2015

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Gov. Hogan: What Happened Last Night Won’t Happen Again

Gov. Larry Hogan said he wouldn’t allow what happened Monday night in Baltimore to happen again.

04/28/2015

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State’s Senior Military Officer Had Tough Start In Frederick

Linda Singh was working fast-food jobs and just trying to make ends meet when she saw a recruiting stand for the Maryland National Guard at Francis Scott Key Mall.

02/28/2015

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Retired Md. National Guard Officer To Get Purple Heart

A retired Maryland National Guard officer who was wounded in Iraq in 2007 is set to receive a Purple Heart.

02/07/2015

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Westminster Resident Named Senior Enlisted Guard Leader

A Westminster resident and former director of housing and preservation services for the city of Westminster has been appointed to the highest enlisted position in the Maryland National Guard.

02/01/2015

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Red Cross, Girl Scouts Donating Cookies To Md. National Guard

Operation Cookie: A sweet treat for Maryland’s armed forces.

01/17/2015

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Obama Authorizes Guard, Reserve Call-Up For Ebola

President Barack Obama is authorizing the Pentagon to call up reserve and National Guard troops if they are needed to assist in the U.S. response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

10/16/2014

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Ray Lewis Pays Tribute To Returning Md. National Guard Troops

A warm welcome home celebration for nearly 200 soldiers of the Maryland Army National Guard.

09/06/2014

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