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Camp Ripley

March 24, 2017
Mr. Tim Notch, Training Area Coordinator on Camp Ripley monitors the burning on the Arno Drop Zone during controlled burns Mar. 20, 2017 on Camp Ripley.
Camp Ripley: Striking first before wildfire season
16 hours 4 min ago
March 22, 2017
Entries sought for poetry contest honoring veterans
March 22, 2017 - 8:00am
March 18, 2017
Todd Holman, Baxter City Council member, Mississippi Headwaters Program Director for the Nature Conservancy, and coordinator of the Camp Ripley Sentinel Landscape Program,explains the history and purpose of the latter at Camp Ripley Thursday. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatch
Outside Camp Ripley, pine trees and prairie stand sentinel
March 18, 2017 - 9:08am
March 16, 2017
A Conservation Corps of Minnesota student extinguishes her flare during a wildfire academy Wednesday at Camp Ripley. The students are learning from Minnesota Department of Natural Resources firefighters on how to fight wildfire. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch Gallery and Videoplay button
First steps in fighting fire
March 16, 2017 - 9:47am
March 15, 2017
Teams from 2nd Battalion - 135th infantry train on 'sling loading' with a CH-47 Chinook Helicopter on Camp Ripley. Staff Sgt. Anthony Housey
Get to know Camp Ripley: Here are the basics
March 15, 2017 - 10:57am
March 14, 2017
Camp Ripley is now one of six federally designated Sentinel Landscapes in the country. Submitted photo
Sentinel Landscape preserves land and defense mission: Thursday program highlights Camp Ripley designation
March 14, 2017 - 11:44am
March 9, 2017
More than 100 young students from diverse backgrounds will be trained as a gateway to future fire career development. Coursework includes basics of wildland firefighting, field exercises, water handling, pump operations and key aspects of fire weather, fire suppression and fire behavior. Like this fire in a logged pine forest near Oylen May 4, 2016. Brainerd Dispatch File Photo/ Steve Kohls
Firefighters to train next week at Camp Ripley
March 9, 2017 - 8:35pm
March 7, 2017
Before family, friends and colleagues Command Sgt. Maj. Mike Worden receives the Legion of Merit from Col. Scott St. Sauver, Camp Ripley Garrison Commander, in recognition of his service to Camp Ripley, The Minnesota National Guard and The U.S. Army Mar. 5, 2017.
Camp Ripley: Garrison command team change of responsibility
March 7, 2017 - 11:17pm
March 1, 2017
The view of Camp Ripley from the South.
Camp Ripley: Camp Ripley Environmental Team welcomes new leadership
March 1, 2017 - 9:28am
February 28, 2017
World War II Trunk (1939-1945 / US 1941-1945) contains representative items including dress uniform, Garrison cap, Women’s coat, M1 US steel helmet with reproduction chinstraps M1923 cartridge belt (reproduction), M1928 field pack, Mess kit, US, dated 1944, with knife, fork, and spoon used by both Allied and Axis troops during WWII. Unless noted, all items are original and not reproductions.
'Travelling Trunk' program to help school kids learn history
February 28, 2017 - 9:27am
February 21, 2017
Norwegian youths Stian Dahl (left) and Haavard Engen received the Garrison Commander's coin from Col. Scott St Sauver Sunday in recognition for reacting to a vehicle accident they witnessed earlier that week. Minnesota National Guard photo by Sgt. Luther C. Talks
Camp Ripley: Compassion and courage are front and center during vehicle accident
February 21, 2017 - 9:33pm
February 14, 2017
The U.S. – Norway reciprocal Troop Exchange means U.S. National Guard Soldiers and Norwegian Home Guard Soldiers as well as youths experience each other’s training, military lifestyle and culture.
Staff Sgt. Leah Boyd of the Minnesota National Guard
Camp Ripley: Norwegian Youth eagerly receive American Culture
February 14, 2017 - 11:31pm
February 7, 2017
Camp Ripley: Family and Friendship wrapped up in Ally's Gift
February 7, 2017 - 10:42pm
January 31, 2017
An M998 High Mobility Multi-purpose Wheeled Vehicle is used as a demonstration for vehicle recovery in winter conditions during training Jan. 14 at Camp Ripley.
Camp Ripley: Winter vehicle recovery training on Camp Ripley
January 31, 2017 - 8:10pm
January 26, 2017
A hunter paddles his canoe to his favorite hunting spot on the Mississippi River below the Brainerd dam. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch file photo
State study highlights river health in central MN
January 26, 2017 - 10:47pm