Wyoming National Guard

Wyo. May Keep Nat. Guard Medical Unit, For Now
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming would get to keep an Air National Guard medical unit under the latest military budget proposal being considered by Congress. In March, the Pentagon proposed cutting the Guard’s 187th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron as part of an overall plan to cut 5,500 p…
Wildland Fire Fighters Gear Up At Camp Guernsey
Two weeks of wild land fire fighter training at Camp Guernsey just wrapped up and should prep responders for what’s looking to be a dry summer. According to a Wyoming National Guard release the Rocky Mountain Engine Academy hosted regional firefighters from the U.S Forest Service and Bureau o…
Governor Visits WyoGuard In Kosovo
Wyoming National Guard soldiers on duty in Kosovo got a visit from home over the weekend. Governor Matt Mead, First Lady Carol Mead and Wyoming’s Adjutant General, Major General Luke Reiner, arrived in Kosovo Friday afternoon and left early Sunday. While there they met with 24 Soldiers from D…
Wyoming Guard Supports Utah In Earthquake Exercise
The Wyoming National Guard wrapped up a three day exercise in the Salt Lake City Area Thursday. ‘Operation Utah Shake Out’ was an earthquake disaster drill that simulated a magnitude 7 earthquake. Joint Task Force Commander, Col. Shelly Campbell, says Salt Lake City sits on the Wasatch…
WyoGuard And Sexual Assault Awareness
Sexual Assault Awareness Month is underscored Thursday with a proclamation signed by Governor Matt Mead. The Wyoming National Guard also recognizes the month as an opportunity to further its commitment toward changing any existing culture within the military that tolerates the crime. “Its a c…
Defense Bill Signed By Obama Includes $21M For Wyoming
A defense bill signed by President Barack Obama includes more than $21 million for military construction in Cheyenne. F.E. Warren Air Force Base would get $12.6 million to replace an aging centralized heating plant. The Wyoming Army National Guard would get $8.9 million for a readiness center. Warre…
Flood Watch Official For Natrona County
As of 6pm Wednesday evening we, in Natrona County, along with the rest of the state, all the way to the western border, are officially on Flood Watch.
Natrona County Emergency Manager, Lt Stew Anderson, says releases from Grey Reef will continue to increase incrementally...
Mead Calls For Natl Guard Flood Relief
Governor Matt Mead is deploying more than 100 Wyoming National Guard Soldiers to help communities that need help because of spring flooding. Mead says the state is spending $70,000 to create five teams of 23 soldiers each that will be available next week.  “I’m sending the guard o…
Wyoming Guard Gets Ready To Assist
Some Wyoming National Guard units have been notified they may be called to action. With high waters moving across the state units could be mobilized if the manpower from local first response is not enough. “We’ve contacted potential units and informed their leadership that they need to…
Wyo Guard Boosts Security
Military and government officials say they’ve got their eyes open for any chance that terrorists might avenge the death of Osama Bin Laden by launching an attack in Wyoming. Listen Here: The Wyoming National Guard has boosted its security a notch on the advice of the U.S. Northern command. Th…

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