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Oregon National Guard Members Begin Return Home
May 4, 2007

South Dakota National Guard trains on life-saving skills during humanitarian exercise
April 30, 2007
U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Claude Weidow, left, administers intravenous fluids to South Dakota Army National Guard Spc. Jared Haak, Huron, with the help of Army Sgt. Doug Magee (center), Springfield, and Spc. Jesse Clay, Huron, during a medical evacuation exercise at the school construction site in La Calera, Nicaragua, during New Horizons-Nicaragua 2007, April 6, 2007. The exercise is a $7.25 million joint U.S. and Nicaraguan military humanitarian and training exercise, providing a new school, a medical clinic with free health and veterinary care, and giving aid and strengthening bonds between the two nations. Weidow is a combat medic for the 99th Expeditionary Medical Squadron, Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., and Haak, Magee and Clay are from the 153rd Engineering Battalion, South Dakota Army National Guard, deployed with the 820th Red Horse Squadron, Nellis AFB, Nev. (U.S. Air Force photo by ) (Released)

Exercise Tests Hurricane-Response Plans in Northeastern U.S.
April 30, 2007

Remembering the Holocaust with a new generation
April 27, 2007
Holocaust survivor Jane Lipski tells her personal story to middle school students during "The Holocaust Remembrance Days" event held at the 162nd Fighter Wing in Tucson, AZ.

Dream comes true for young leukemia patient
April 27, 2007
Maj. Scott Reinhold and Col. Jose Salinas pin second lieutenant rank on Dominic Magne during a commissioning ceremony in the Operations Group lounge.

Disaster strikes Texas border town; Guardmembers working there respond
April 27, 2007
Texas National Guard soldiers assist the Department of public safety with security operations after a tornado destroyed parts of Eagle Pass, Texas.

Two Inupiat Eskimo Guardsmen Become a Team in Kuwait
April 26, 2007
Sgt. Jonathan Weyiouana (center) and Sgt. 1st Class Floyd Ticket (right) visit with Spc. Joshua Degeus in a guard tower at a camp near the Kuwait-Iraq border. Ticket and Weyiouana were making the rounds, visiting Soldiers on guard duty. The Soldiers are members of Alaska Army National Guard's Alpha Company, 3rd Battalion, 297th Infantry, and all are from Alaska. Weyiouana, Ticket and Degeus are from respectively, Shishmaref, Buckland and Wasilla.

'From Russia with Love': Russian aircraft transports Air National Guard rescue helicopters to Afghanistan
April 24, 2007
129th Rescue Wing personnel load a HH-60G Pave Hawk rescue helicopter on to a Russian Volga-Dnepr AN-124 long-range heavy transport aircraft at Moffett Federal Airfield, Calif. April 20, 2007. The AN-124 transported 129th Rescue Wing deployment cargo to Afghanistan.

Innovative training enhances unit's ability to protect homeland
April 23, 2007
Airmen with the Ohio National Guard's Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and High-Yield Explosives (CBRNE) Enhanced Response Force Package, or CERFP, unit practice first aid techniques during a training exercise conducted at Rickenbacker Air National Guard base.

Army Guard reaches 350,000-member goal ahead of schedule
April 23, 2007
Lt. Gen. Clyde Vaughn, director of the Army National Guard, told Citizen-Soldiers gathered at the Army National Guard Readiness Center in Arlington, Va., on April 18, 2007, that the Army National Guard had reached its congressionally authorized end strength of 350,000 on March 30, six months earlier than projected. The general predicted 356,000 by the end of the year if current recruiting programs remain in place.

Minnesota National Guard improves roadways in Iraq
April 20, 2007
A Minnesota National Guard Soldier shakes hands with and official from Bakhan, Iraq on the newly constructed bridge to the village surrounded by canals.

DoD Unveils Compensation Program for Frequent Deployments
April 19, 2007

'The War Tapes' Offers First-Person Look at Operation Iraqi Freedom
April 19, 2007

Joint Task Forces in New York accustomed to speed, tailored support
April 19, 2007
Members of the Joint Force HQ-NY Joint Operations Center in Latham, N.Y. conduct planning and coordination for the New York National Guard response to the mid-April Nor'Easter that struck the northeast on April 15, 2007. The New York National Guard provided more than 900 Soldiers across New York City, LI and Westchester in support of the State Emergency Management Office. Missions and support through April 16 include positioning equipment, sandbags and civilian evacuations as New York confronts the unexpected winter storm.

Policy Change Boosts G.I. Bill Eligibility for Some Guard, Reserve Members
April 18, 2007

Rescue of School Children Highlights NH Guard Role in Nor'easter
April 18, 2007
Airmen from the NH Air National Guard's 157th Air Refueling Wing assist Jordan Bell and her mother, Bev, into a five ton during a school evacuation at Nottingham Elementary School, April 16.

Deployment Stress on Guard, Reserve Has Lessened, Hall Says
April 17, 2007

Top Official Describes Reserve-Component Mobilization Policy
April 17, 2007

Army to invest $100 million in Muscatatuck; major training exercise to be conducted in May
April 17, 2007

Airmen mark 60th anniversary, throw out first pitch
April 13, 2007
Tech. Sgt. Jeff Myers and, Senior Master Sgt. Don Koch Purple Heart and Bronze Star recipients from Operation Iraqi Freedom, eagerly accept first-pitch advice from longtime Pittsburgh Pirates fan John Wray. Wray, 56, who had been to 50-straight Pirates home openers, loaned the glove he wore as a 6-year old to Sergeant Koch for the opening catch.