10 Sep '17, 5pm

[email protected] supports Chetco Bar Fire:

.@OregonGuard supports Chetco Bar Fire:

BROOKINGS, Oregon – A sky full of ash looms overhead while Oregon Army and Air National Guard members work around the clock to help contain the threats. As of September 8, 2017, nearly 600 Oregon Guardsmen have volunteered to join the fight against wildfires across the state, working alongside local, state and federal agencies to battle one of the worst fire seasons in Oregon’s history. The largest of these fires, which was started by lightning strikes back in July, continues to burn Southern Oregon in the rural areas around the town of Brookings. With a total of 177,301 acres burned so far, relief crews work nonstop to contain the threat and prevent it from spreading and endangering local populations and structures. “Everyday on the way out to the fire lines we pass through the town of Brookings and the locals are always waving at us with smiles on their faces,” said Spc....

Full article: http://www.nationalguard.mil/News/Article/1304629/oregon-...

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#USArmy @OregonGuard work around the clock to contain wildfires across the state.

#USArmy @OregonGuard work around the clock to c...

army.mil 11 Sep '17, 7pm

BROOKINGS, Ore. -- A sky full of ash looms overhead while Oregon Army and Air National Guard members work around the clock...

Some @theCaGuard members on fire lines as others head for Hurricane #Irma:

Some @theCaGuard members on fire lines as other...

nationalguard.mil 07 Sep '17, 4pm

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - California National Guard Soldiers completed fire hand crew training Wednesday at Camp Roberts and ar...

Army National Guard members fight western US fi...

army.mil 08 Sep '17, 2pm

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- California Army National Guard Soldiers completed fire hand crew training Wednesday at Camp Roberts ...

National Guard troops prep for action as Hurricane #Irma slams Caribbean:

National Guard troops prep for action as Hurric...

nationalguard.mil 06 Sep '17, 2pm

ARLINGTON, Va. – Hurricane Irma, a monster storm packing winds up to 185 mph, was hovering Wednesday over Caribbean island...

.@USNationalGuard: @NationalGuardNY @106thRescueWing ayuda con evacuaciones de St. Maarten:

[email protected]: @NationalGuardNY @106thRescu...

nationalguard.mil 10 Sep '17, 9pm

SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO - Members of the New York Air National Guard's 106th Rescue Wing assist in the evacuation of strande...

Did Rohingya set fire to their homes?

Did Rohingya set fire to their homes?

straitstimes.com 09 Sep '17, 10pm

No one can say when the photos were taken, but they went viral on Myanmar's social media overnight: A group of men - some ...

As Irma Looms, Some Guard Members Hopscotch From Storm to Storm

As Irma Looms, Some Guard Members Hopscotch Fro...

defense.gov 09 Sep '17, 3pm

ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 9, 2017 — National Guard members across the United States returned home earlier this week for a quic...

#USArmy Soldiers continue rescues and recovery ...

army.mil 10 Sep '17, 11am

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- California Army National Guard Soldiers completed fire hand crew training Wednesday at Camp Roberts ...

After #HurricaneIrma affected their plans, @FLGuard Airmen wed prior to rescue operations:

After #HurricaneIrma affected their plans, @FLG...

nationalguard.mil 11 Sep '17, 1am

ORLANDO, Fla.– Hurricane Irma’s storm-force winds couldn’t prevent two people from pledging their love for each other. Sur...

Arizona Air National Guard F-16 crashes; pilot'...

airforcetimes.com 06 Sep '17, 12am

SAFFORD, Ariz. — Arizona Air National Guard officials say an F-16 fighter has crashed in southeastern Arizona but the fate...

BREAKING: Arizona Air National Guard F-16 crash...

airforcetimes.com 06 Sep '17, 12am

SAFFORD, Ariz. — Arizona Air National Guard officials say an F-16 fighter has crashed in southeastern Arizona but the fate...

Singaporean Air Force Supports Hurricane Relief in Texas

Singaporean Air Force Supports Hurricane Relief...

defense.gov 06 Sep '17, 4pm

CAMP MABRY, Texas, Sept. 6, 2017 — Airmen with the Singaporean air force’s Peace Prairie Detachment supported hurricane re...

.@SCNationalGuard Citizen-Soldier answers the call for third year:

[email protected] Citizen-Soldier answers the c...

nationalguard.mil 12 Sep '17, 9pm

COLUMBIA, S.C. - South Carolina was very fortunate to be spared a direct strike from Hurricane Irma, but as the storm cont...

.@FLGuard officer explains nuts and bolts of recovery missions ahead of #HurricaneIrma:

[email protected] officer explains nuts and bolts of re...

nationalguard.mil 08 Sep '17, 2pm

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. - Florida Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency on Labor Day in anticipation of Hurricane Irma...