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Purple Up! event brings awareness for the Month of the Military Child in Minnesota

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 2:27pm
April is the Month of the Military Child. On the morning of Tuesday, April 17, Minnesota’s military-connected youth were honored for the first time at the State Capitol Rotunda in St. Paul, to celebrate the fourth annual “Purple Up!” day.

Purple Up! event brings awareness for the Month of the Military Child in Minnesota

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 2:21pm
Maj. Gen. Richard C. Nash, Adjutant General of the Minnesota National Guard, speaks during an event at the Minnesota State Capitol, April 15, honoring military children. Military families and supporters gathered in recognition of military youth on national "Purple Up!" day. The program included: a recognition from The Adjutant General, Maj. Gen. Richard Nash; a presentation of the Governor's letter to a child whose parent is deployed; and a ground breaking announcement from the Minnesota Military Family Tribute. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Army Staff Sgt. John Angelo)

Purple Up! event brings awareness for the Month of the Military Child in Minnesota

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 2:21pm
Maj. Gen. Richard C. Nash, Adjutant General of the Minnesota National Guard, speaks during an event at the Minnesota State Capitol, April 15, honoring military children. Military families and supporters gathered in recognition of military youth on national "Purple Up!" day. The program included: a recognition from The Adjutant General, Maj. Gen. Richard Nash; a presentation of the Governor's letter to a child whose parent is deployed; and a ground breaking announcement from the Minnesota Military Family Tribute. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Army Staff Sgt. John Angelo)

Purple Up! event brings awareness for the Month of the Military Child in Minnesota

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 2:21pm
Maj. Gen. Richard C. Nash, Adjutant General of the Minnesota National Guard, speaks during an event at the Minnesota State Capitol, April 15, honoring military children. Military families and supporters gathered in recognition of military youth on national "Purple Up!" day. The program included: a recognition from The Adjutant General, Maj. Gen. Richard Nash; a presentation of the Governor's letter to a child whose parent is deployed; and a ground breaking announcement from the Minnesota Military Family Tribute. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Army Staff Sgt. John Angelo)

Minnesota Soldiers compete for title of Best Warrior

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 1:59pm
Nine Minnesota Army National Guard Soldiers competed in the 2014 Minnesota National Guard Best Warrior Competition April 9-13, 2014. Each Soldier and noncommissioned officer from the five major Army National Guard organizations within the state of Minnesota was selected by their leadership for their tactical and technical skills. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Anthony Housey)

Minnesota Soldiers compete for title of Best Warrior

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 1:58pm
Nine Minnesota Army National Guard Soldiers competed in the 2014 Minnesota National Guard Best Warrior Competition April 9-13, 2014. Each Soldier and noncommissioned officer from the five major Army National Guard organizations within the state of Minnesota was selected by their leadership for their tactical and technical skills. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Anthony Housey)

Minnesota Soldiers compete for title of Best Warrior

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 1:58pm
Nine Minnesota Army National Guard Soldiers competed in the 2014 Minnesota National Guard Best Warrior Competition April 9-13, 2014. Each Soldier and noncommissioned officer from the five major Army National Guard organizations within the state of Minnesota was selected by their leadership for their tactical and technical skills. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Anthony Housey)

Minnesota Soldiers compete for title of Best Warrior

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 1:57pm
Nine Minnesota Army National Guard Soldiers competed in the 2014 Minnesota National Guard Best Warrior Competition April 9-13, 2014. Each Soldier and noncommissioned officer from the five major Army National Guard organizations within the state of Minnesota was selected by their leadership for their tactical and technical skills. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Anthony Housey)

Minnesota Soldiers compete for title of Best Warrior

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 1:56pm
Nine Minnesota Army National Guard Soldiers competed in the 2014 Minnesota National Guard Best Warrior Competition April 9-13, 2014. Each Soldier and noncommissioned officer from the five major Army National Guard organizations within the state of Minnesota was selected by their leadership for their tactical and technical skills. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Anthony Housey)

Minnesota Soldiers compete for title of Best Warrior

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 1:56pm
Nine Minnesota Army National Guard Soldiers competed in the 2014 Minnesota National Guard Best Warrior Competition April 9-13, 2014. Each Soldier and noncommissioned officer from the five major Army National Guard organizations within the state of Minnesota was selected by their leadership for their tactical and technical skills. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Anthony Housey)

Army soldiers compete for title of Best Warrior

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 1:55pm
Nine Minnesota Army National Guard Soldiers competed in the 2014 Minnesota National Guard Best Warrior Competition Apr 9-13, 2014. Each Soldier and Noncommissioned Officer from the five major Army National Guard organizations within the State of Minnesota were selected by their leadership for their tactical and technical skills. "Warriors selected to compete for these prestigious titles have mastered a series of benchmarks throughout the year to qualify for the Minnesota National Guard Best Warrior Competition," said Army Command Sergeant Major, Cynthia Kallberg.

Minnesota Soldiers compete for title of Best Warrior

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 1:54pm
Nine Minnesota Army National Guard Soldiers competed in the 2014 Minnesota National Guard Best Warrior Competition April 9-13, 2014. Each Soldier and noncommissioned officer from the five major Army National Guard organizations within the state of Minnesota was selected by their leadership for their tactical and technical skills. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Anthony Housey)

Minnesota Soldiers compete for title of Best Warrior

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 1:53pm
Nine Minnesota Army National Guard Soldiers competed in the 2014 Minnesota National Guard Best Warrior Competition April 9-13, 2014. Each Soldier and noncommissioned officer from the five major Army National Guard organizations within the state of Minnesota was selected by their leadership for their tactical and technical skills. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Anthony Housey)

Minnesota Soldiers compete for title of Best Warrior

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 1:53pm
Nine Minnesota Army National Guard Soldiers competed in the 2014 Minnesota National Guard Best Warrior Competition April 9-13, 2014. Each Soldier and noncommissioned officer from the five major Army National Guard organizations within the state of Minnesota was selected by their leadership for their tactical and technical skills. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Anthony Housey)

Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape (SERE) training exercise

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 2:30pm
Airmen from the 109th Airlift Squadron and 109th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron participate in a Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape (SERE) training exercise in Arden Hills, Minn., April 12, 2014. The SERE training exercise was a fresher course for the Airmen to maintain their proficiency with the techniques and skills that will keep them alive. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Amy M. Lovgren/ Released)

Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape training exercise

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 2:30pm
Airmen from the 109th Airlift Squadron and 109th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron escape captivity in Arden Hills, Minn., April 12, 2014. The Airmen are going through a Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape training exercise which was a fresher course for the Airmen to maintain their proficiency with the techniques and skills that will keep them alive. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Amy M. Lovgren/ Released)

Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape training exercise

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 2:29pm
Airmen from the 133rd Security Forces Squadron play the role of aggressors in Arden Hills, Minn., April 12, 2014. The Airmen are providing a sense of realism for the 109th Airlift Squadron and 109th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron during the Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape training exercise. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Amy M. Lovgren/ Released)

Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape training exercise

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 2:29pm
Master Sgt. Robben Todd, 109th Airlift Squadron, runs across the road in Arden Hills, Minn., April 12, 2014. Todd was going through a refresher Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape training exercise to maintain his proficiency with the techniques and skills that will keep him alive. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Amy M. Lovgren/ Released)

Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape training exercise

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 2:29pm
Airman 1st Class Bronson Scheff, center, secures Master Sgt. Robben Todd hands in Arden Hills, Minn., April 12, 2014. Todd was going through a refresher Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape training exercise to maintain his proficiency with the techniques and skills that will keep him alive. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Amy M. Lovgren/ Released)

Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape training exercise

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 2:28pm
Master Sgt. Robben Todd, 109th Airlift Squadron, surveys the land for aggressors in Arden Hills, Minn., April 12, 2014. Todd was going through a refresher Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape training exercise to maintain his proficiency with the techniques and skills that will keep him alive. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Amy M. Lovgren/ Released)