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Peace protesters not happy with National Guard training

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Wisconsin National Guard troops started practicing air attacks over Menasha yesterday, while peace activists protested on the ground.

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Two F-16 fighters flew over downtown Menasha, in the first of a series of simulated exercises in the Fox Valley.

Lt. Col. Tim Donovan, a Wisconsin National Guard spokesman, says the training gives pilots a chance to practice the droppings of bombs in war. Ground controllers get to practice their ability to assess the risks.

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