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Dixie Wanderer 2015 tests tactical skills of air support operations Airmen
Dixie Wanderer 2015Conducting tactical convoy operations during the day and operating under blackout conditions with night vision after dark, plotting points on a map and hiking equipment through the woods, while defending against simulated enemy forces is what many expect during any typical infantry training exercise, but in this case it was not infantry – it was the Air National Guard.


New York Army National Guard EOD teams sharpen their bomb disposal skills at Raven's Challenge Exercise
New York Army National Guard EOD Soldiers hone Akills at Raven’s ChallengeDonning 70 pound protective suits in scorching heat, New York Army National Guard Soldiers engaged explosive devices left in banks and restaurants, utilized state-of-the-art robotics and electronics, saved hostages from collar bombs, raided home-made explosive labs, and rescued children from terrorists on a bus. Then they did it all over again. Sixty Soldiers from the New York Army National Guard’s 501st Explosive Ordnance Device (EOD) Battalion, and 1108th EOD Company trained for a week alongside 300 domestic and international EOD military and law enforcement personnel during an exercise called Raven’s Challenge at the New York State Preparedness Training Center in Oriskany NY, June 22-26.


North Dakota adjutant general’s statement on death of a Guard Soldier
Spc. Charles 'Charlie' TwetenMaj. Gen. David Sprynczynatyk, North Dakota adjutant general, made the following statement on the death of a North Dakota National Guard Soldier, Spc. Charles “Charlie” Tweten.


Construction to begin on North Dakota Guard Maintenance Facility in Valley City
Construction to begin on North Dakota Guard Maintenance Facility in Valley CityThe Valley City-based 231st Brigade Support Battalion (231st BSB) now will have a new home to provide maintenance support for its inventory of combat and tactical vehicles. North Dakota National Guard leaders along with elected officials today broke ground for a new vehicle maintenance shop and unheated enclosed vehicle storage facility to support unit maintenance operations and training. The $12 million project is expected to be complete by July 2017.


National Guard empowers local youth to tackle fear, strengthen resolve
National Guard empowers local youth to tackle fear, strengthen resolveFacing one’s greatest fears can be a daunting challenge for any adult, but for one 10-year-old, the fear of heights had her paralyzed atop a 60-foot tower. Secured with a climbing harness, belay man below, rappel master above, and more than 20 fellow campers cheering her on, Alanna Abeita attempted to step over the edge four times. Each time she tried for more than fifteen minutes to will her right foot to step off the pole onto the vertical wall. Each time she physically could not take that step.


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Video Icon Minuteman Report: NC National Guardsmen Crowd Control Training

Soldiers from the 30th Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st of the 252nd Armor Regiment, North Carolina National Guard, and Albanian 2nd Infantry Company, traveled to the Joint Multinational Readiness Center in Hohenfels, Germany for a Crowd Riot...



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Minuteman Report: Maine National Guardsmen Infantry TrainingMinuteman Report: Maine National Guardsmen Infantry Training
Two Maine National Guard Units recently traveled to Fort Drum, New York to perform joint training. T...


Operation Morning Coffee (with Graphics)Operation Morning Coffee (with Graphics)
New Jersey National Guard soldiers and airmen teamed up with Marine Corps reservists and air support...


Operation Morning Coffee (no graphics)Operation Morning Coffee (no graphics)
New Jersey National Guard soldiers and airmen teamed up with Marine Corps reservists and air support...


Minuteman Report: PA Air Guardsmen Build AirstripMinuteman Report: PA Air Guardsmen Build Airstrip
The Pennsylvania Air Guard's 201st RED HORSE Sq. traveled to the Hohenfels Training Area, Germany to...


2015 MAC III Regional Marksmanship Competition2015 MAC III Regional Marksmanship Competition
B-roll of the 2015 MAC III Regional Marksmanship Competition...


Northern Exposure 15: MuskegonNorthern Exposure 15: Muskegon
Northern Exposure is designed to integrate Michigan National Guard members and civilian first respon...


VIPs Visit Kansas Army National Guard SoldiersVIPs Visit Kansas Army National Guard Soldiers
Kansas Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer M.D., Maj. Gen. Lee Tafanelli, Kansas adjutant general and a small group...


2015 MAC III Regional Marksmanship Competition2015 MAC III Regional Marksmanship Competition
B-roll of the 2015 MAC III Regional Marksmanship Competition...


VIPs Tour A-TEAMVIPs Tour A-TEAM
Kansas Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer M.D., Maj. Gen. Lee Tafanelli, Kansas adjutant general and a small group...


VIPs Tour KSNG Units at Fort RileyVIPs Tour KSNG Units at Fort Riley
Kansas Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer M.D., Maj. Gen. Lee Tafanelli, Kansas adjutant general and a small group...


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Dixie Wanderer 2015 Dixie Wanderer 2015
An Airman with the 148th Air Support Operations Squadron, Pennsylvania Air National Guard, stands guard outside of a High Mobility Multipurpose...


Weapons training Weapons training
Airmen from the New Jersey Air National Guard's 177th Security Forces Squadron look over targets after shooting the M4 rifle for qualification on...


126 ARW Maintenance 126 ARW Maintenance
Airman 1st Class Gwen Harrison, a member of the 126th sheet metal shop assigned to the 126th Maintenance Squadron, traces the edges of a piece of...


126 ARW Maintenance 126 ARW Maintenance
Master Sgt. Joe McAndrews, a member of the 126th sheet metal shop assigned to the 126th Maintenance Squadron, reviews the geometrical changes of...


New York Army National Guard EOD Soldiers hone Akills at Raven’s Challenge New York Army National Guard EOD Soldiers hone Akills at Raven’s Challenge
A New York Army National Guard Soldier of the 1108th Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Comany, New York Army National Guard, examines a training...


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Guard Life Episode 1: Senior Airman Ashley Chytraus
Guard Life, the official podcast of the New Jersey National Guard, kicks off its first episode with the story of Senior Airman Senior Airman...


The Wagon Set: Episode 7
Peer Assistance Teams and what they can do for you.


The Wagon Set: Episode 8
This is Rhode Island's participation in the Battle of Gettysburg.


Blood Drive
A blood drive was held at Camp Johnson to collect blood for the upcoming summer months. The theme was "Army vs. Air." The goal was 100 units and a...


The Wagon Set: Episode 6
This is history on William Barton and the Rhode Island militia during the American Revolution.