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North Dakota National Guard cuts ribbon on Camp Grafton Readiness Center

September 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The North Dakota National Guard said it held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the upgraded Readiness Center at Camp Grafton Friday. Continue Reading

Guard celebrates opening of Camp Grafton addition

September 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The North Dakota National Guard is celebrating the opening an addition to the Camp Gilbert C. Grafton Readiness Center. Continue Reading

FAA opens UAS range at Camp Grafton

July 25, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Passersby should hardly notice, but by early October, unmanned Predator aircraft will be aiming lasers at ground targets at Camp Grafton South near New Rockford, N.D. Continue Reading

GF County guardsman gets Purple Heart

March 15, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

North Dakota National Guard Staff Sgt. Heith Dokken, originally from Grand Forks County, will receive the Purple Heart at a ceremony at Camp Grafton, N.D., Saturday. Continue Reading

UAS airspace challenged by pilots group

January 16, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Safety a major concern for pilots of manned aircraftA national aviation group is raising concerns about a proposed restricted airspace set aside for unmanned aircraft systems south of Devils Lake just as federal regulators are extending the public comment period by a month. Continue Reading

Disabled veterans go three for three

November 17, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Deer populations might be down, but first day of Camp Grafton hunt is done before noon Gary Venz had a buck in the crosshairs of his Remington .308 rifle Thursday morning but decided not to pull the trigger. Venz, 61, of Pekin, N.D., was one of three hunters participating in the first day of the annual two-day deer hunt for disabled veterans at Camp Grafton near Devils Lake. Continue Reading

North Dakota marksmen to compete at Camp Grafton this weekend

July 27, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Members of the 188th Air Defense Artillery Regiment from Grand Forks, along with fellow National Guard soldiers and airmen from units across the state, will compete this weekend to prove they are top shots. Continue Reading

Building for the builders

August 5, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

Camp Grafton to dedicate new training center for military personnel who specialize in building roads, camps, buildings.
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National Guard Camp Grafton keeps losing land to Devils Lake

August 5, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

CAMP GRAFTON, N.D. The North Dakota National Guard Camp Grafton is a shrinking peninsula in the growing Devils Lake. Continue Reading