ST. CLOUD -- More Minnesota National Guard soldiers are returning home today.

The 52 soldiers are from Company C, the 2-211th General Support Aviation Battalion based in St. Cloud.

The group flew medical evacuations out of western Afghanistan and helped train military personnel from other countries.

The initial reunion with soldiers is open to the public. It is scheduled for 12:10 p.m. at the General Aviation Support Facility near the St. Cloud Airport.