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National Guard Hosts Tac Ball Event

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The North Dakota National Guard is holding a different type of recruiting event today. Participants 16 and older are invited to the Raymond J.  Bohn Armory to play some tac balll.

Tac ball is very similar to paint-ball except it is played indoors with re-usable plastic balls.  The event also features hands-on military equipment displays, including night vision goggles . And participants say it gives them a taste of what it would be like to be part of the Guard.

"It helps us train for shooting and like combat situations, it kind of makes you ready for those intense situations," says Alex Hatzenbuhler.

The event runs until 8 p.m. tonight.

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