Missouri Task Force 1 deployed for Republican National Convention

Friday, August 29, 2008 | 11:54 a.m. CDT

COLUMBIA — Missouri Task Force 1 will be leaving for Minneapolis-St. Paul on Sunday to standby in case of an emergency at the Republican National Convention, which is scheduled for Sept. 1 through Sept. 4, according to a news release from the Boone Country Fire Protection District.