Northern Strike Two Week Training In Alpena And Grayling

A two week combat training exercise is being held at two of Michigan's National Guard centers.

The combat exercise is being called northern strike.

It will be held at the Alpena Combat Readiness Training Center and at the Camp Grayling Joint Maneuver Training Center.

It starts today and will run through August 17th.

The exercise will provide cost effective and realistic combat training.

24 units from 12 states are participating.