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Wyoming Military Department Press Releases

221 Press Releases
  • Published on August 9, 2021 - 23:06 GMT

    Employee Spotlight: State Tuition Assistance Manager Jenna Chapin

    Helping connect Soldiers and Airmen to their education benefits can be tricky, but for Jenna Chapin it is the best way to ensure a trained and competent force, keeping the sword and shield sharp and sturdy for the future. Talking to Chapin I learned a …

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  • Published on August 9, 2021 - 23:06 GMT

    Chief of the National Guard Bureau visits the Cowboy State

    U.S. Army Gen. Daniel Hokanson, chief of, National Guard Bureau, visited with Soldiers and Airmen over the weekend. While in Wyoming, Hokanson visited training sites and received a firsthand look at the missions of the Wyoming Army and Air National Guard. …

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  • Published on August 7, 2021 - 00:20 GMT

    WY I Serve: Master Sgt. Melvin Acord

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  • Published on August 6, 2021 - 17:10 GMT

    WYMD Update | Aug. 6, 2021

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  • Published on August 4, 2021 - 15:42 GMT

    COVID-19 Mitigation Measure: HPCON B+

    Aug 4, 2021 The following directives are effective immediately until rescinded. Due to the increased risk of exposure and community spread from CFD. We are moving to HPCON B+ immediately.  HPCON will be reassessed on 16 AUG.  All Soldiers, Airmen, and …

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  • Published on August 3, 2021 - 21:48 GMT

    153rd Airlift Wing will be conducting a readiness exercise

    Aug 3, 2021 The 153rd Airlift Wing will be conducting a readiness exercise Thursday, Aug. 5 through Monday, Aug. 9 on the Wyoming Air National Guard base located at 217 Dell Range Blvd. in Cheyenne. The public may notice increased activity on the base and …

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  • Published on August 2, 2021 - 14:48 GMT

    Military Honors held for crew of World War II B-24 Liberator

    CASPER, Wyo. — Taps reverberates across the wild grass and sagebrush as family and friends honor the crew of a B-24J Liberator during a memorial ceremony held at the crash site south of Casper, Wyoming, July 24, 2021. The crash site has been lost since the …

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  • Published on July 29, 2021 - 23:42 GMT

    Aerial herbicide application will start in Sheridan area Monday

    Jul 29, 2021 SHERIDAN, Wyo.—The Wyoming Military Department has contracted with Big Horn Airways to conduct aerial herbicide application in the Sheridan local training area Aug. 2-16, 2021. The herbicide, Indaziflam(commercially known as Rejuvra) with the …

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  • Published on July 29, 2021 - 18:03 GMT

    Wyoming Veterans Memorial Museum Welcomes Curator Daisy Allen

    Jul 29, 2021 CASPER, Wyo. – The Wyoming Veterans Memorial Museum is excited to welcome Daisy Allen as our new curator. She comes to the Veterans Museum from the National Scouting Museum at the Philmont Scout Ranch, New Mexico. As curator at the Veterans …

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  • Published on July 26, 2021 - 19:27 GMT

    Saw Mill Fire on Camp Guernsey Joint Training Center contained

    CAMP GUERNSEY JOINT TRAINING CENTER, Wyo. – The combined efforts of multiple agencies have led to 100% containment of the Saw Mill Fire on Friday, July 23. The fire was initially reported on July 16 in the impact area in the North Training areas of Camp …

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  • Published on July 23, 2021 - 16:12 GMT

    Wyoming Veterans Memorial Museum expanding public hours

    Jul 23, 2021 The Wyoming Veterans Memorial Museum will expand its public hours in August 2021. Beginning August 3, the Museum’s schedule will be Tuesday-Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. The museum staff is also scheduling group tours. For tour …

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  • Published on July 22, 2021 - 19:03 GMT

    Yellow Tails MAFFS activated for Western wildfires

    U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Kevin Gregg, a loadmaster with the 187th Airlift Squadron, shares what it is like being part of a MAFFS (Modular Airborne Fire Fighting System) activated C-130 Hercules aircraft. On July 19, 2021, members assigned to the 153rd …

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  • Published on July 22, 2021 - 18:48 GMT

    Rejda appointed as veteran service officer for Fremont and Teton counties

    Jul 22, 2021 Ellen Rejda was recently appointed as a state veterans service officer for the Wyoming Veterans Commission. Rejda’s office is located at 324 E. Washington in Riverton, WY. Rejda worked in telecommunications and business consulting prior to …

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  • Published on July 20, 2021 - 21:16 GMT

    67th Army Band commander retires after 35 years

    WHEATLAND, Wyo. –  U.S. Army Chief Warrant Officer 4 John Phillips, hung up his mandolin on 35 years of dedication and service to the military.  He was honored during a retirement ceremony at the Wheatland Armory, Wyo., on July 3, 2021. Phillips started …

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  • Published on July 12, 2021 - 17:32 GMT

    Wyoming Veterans Memorial Museum hosting open house

    Jul 12, 2021 Over 16,000 trained to fly and fight heavy bombers at the Casper Army Air Base during the Second World War. Training claimed 138 lives before the base closed in 1945. The Wyoming Veterans Memorial Museum will be hosting a special open house on …

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  • Published on July 8, 2021 - 19:29 GMT

    Employee Spotlight: State Business Manager Misty Malmborg

    The Wyoming Military Department (WMD) has many diverse positions located across the entire state of Wyoming. They are all connected by the same mission of being the sword and shield. But, they also have another link….funding. Cheyenne native, Misty …

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  • Published on July 7, 2021 - 18:43 GMT

    Multiple agencies respond to fire on Camp Guernsey

    Firefighters from Hartville Volunteer Fire Department, Guernsey Rural Fire Department, and Camp Guernsey Fire Department and Range Control responded to three fires in Camp Guernsey’s North Training Area on June 18, 2021. A range control specialist first …

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  • Published on June 30, 2021 - 21:19 GMT

    Summer Safety Message from Adjutant General Maj. Gen. Greg Porter

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  • Published on June 29, 2021 - 17:17 GMT

    Wyoming Cowboy Challenge Academy is open and currently accepting students

    Jun 29, 2021 The Wyoming Cowboy Challenge Academy is open for business. The academy, located in Guernsey, is celebrating its 15th year in operation. The school for at-risk teenagers was among many programs being considered for closure amid projected state …

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  • Published on June 28, 2021 - 22:01 GMT

    Wyoming unit trains in the California heat

    On May 31, over 60 soldiers from Charlie Company, 1st Battalion, 297th Infantry Regiment, based out of Afton and Evanston in Wyoming, traded in the normally cool weather of Wyoming for the desert oasis of the National Training Center in Ft. Irwin, …

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