News 3 Now tours Wisconsin National Guard sites as agency’s pandemic mission ends

SPARTA, Wis. — As the Wisconsin National Guard transitions from its pandemic mission, News 3 Now had the opportunity to tour three of the installations in the state: Truax and Volk fields, and Fort McCoy.

National Guard leaders spoke about upcoming trainings they are conducting, including Northern Lightning, which will bring Air National Guard and other units from around the country to central Wisconsin.


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The Director of Wisconsin Emergency Management spoke about how the organization prepares for urban search and rescue around the state.

News 3 Now will share more reporting from the National Guard installations in the coming days and weeks.