Michigan National Guard Participating in Arctic Eagle Exercise This Weekend

Members of the Michigan National Guard will be busy training in Northern Michigan this weekend.

The exercise called Arctic Eagle begins Saturday and runs through April 25 at Camp Grayling in Crawford County, Rockport State Recreation Area in Presque Isle County and in Mackinaw City.

They’re working on strategies to defend areas in the Arctic Circle.

Parts of Rockport State Recreation Area in Presque Isle and Alpena Counties will be temporarily closed down to the public.

Members of the Danish Military will join U.S. soldiers, Marines and others.