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Wunn said the Iowa National Guard has currently not been requested to deploy to the southern border, but if the troops were, it would require a request from the federal government to the Governor's Office, where the request would then be sent to the Guard. “The last time the [Iowa National Guard] troops ...
IOWA -- An Iowa National Guard member is hanging up his boots after decades of service. Colonel Greg Hapgood is retiring from the guard. Friends, family, and colleagues gathered on Saturday for his retirement celebration, where speakers including Senator Joni Ernst shared stories and gratitude for ...

Joni Ernst said, "The National Guard represents some of the best men and women we have, equipped and trained to tackle these challenges and assist the U.S. Border Patrol." She is a former lieutenant colonel in the Iowa Army National Guard. "The reality is, the border remains unsecured -- meaning that ...
Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Ernst is a Republican from Red Oak who is a retired member of the Iowa National Guard and the first female combat veteran to be elected to the U-S Senate. She says her decision on the new Veterans Affairs Secretary comes down to one thing.
DAVENPORT - A unique land swap is helping to make a new Davenport Readiness Center possible for the Iowa National Guard. "The readiness center is Davenport's center," said Maj. Gen. Tim Orr, Iowa National Guard, on Wednesday, March 28. Davenport schools traded a 37-acre site near West ...
On Tuesday, March 20, 2018, Daniel J. Sharp won his final battle and went to be with his Lord. Dan retired from the railroad as an engineer where he was employed for 40 years here in the Quad Cities. He enjoyed many activities, including softball and racquetball. He loved helping people, supporting ...

"Perhaps along the line some, within the next year or two, foreseeable future, there might be a mix between drones and manned aircraft here at Des Moines Guard," said Acheson. Meanwhile, a spokesperson for the Iowa National Guard said it's too early to know what impact the increased military spending ...
This year's ride will wind a 49-mile route through Central Iowa, including past the Iowa National Guard base at Camp Dodge. Tickets can be purchased online at RoastAndRide.com. They are $20 per person; children 12 years old and under are free. Participation in the ride, food, beverages, parking and ...
During that same time, there will also be hands-on sessions in the gym that students can participate in featuring IHCC Construction, Mercy Medical, Vocational Rehabilitation/IowaWORKS, Bellevue University, Iowa National Guard, IHCC Bioprocessing, Centerville Fire Department, Honey Creek, Krazy ...
BOONE, Iowa — A documentary following eight female soldiers in Afghanistan, three of those from Iowa, premieres at the DMACC in Boone Thursday. The documentary Journey to Normal follows the women through deployment. Back in 2010 the Iowa National Guard had one of its largest deployments.
The Iowa National Guard will hold a groundbreaking ceremony at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 28, for the new Davenport Readiness Center, 5300 W. ... 224th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 34th Infantry Division, with the potential for more Iowa National Guard units to be ...
John R. Jones, 78, of Fort Dodge, passed away Sunday, March 18, 2018, at the Villa Care Center. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, March 21st, at 10 a.m. at Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home and 10:30 a.m. at Corpus Christi Church. A visitation will be TODAY from 4 to 7 p.m. with a Rosary ...
Photo by: ANDY HALLMAN/Ledger photos U.S. Rep. Dave Loebsack, left, helps Maj. Gen. Tim Orr of the Iowa National Guard cut the ribbon Saturday during the rededication ceremony at the Fairfield Readiness Center. The ceremony was to recognize the extensive remodeling done to the building since ...
Rich was a member of the Minnesota and Iowa National Guard and served for six years. In 1973 Rich moved to St. Paul, Minnesota, and began his life long career as an engineer at Sperry/Univac in Roseville, Minnesota. He spent 36 years at Sperry through all the corporate changes and retired in 2009.
Senators voted 49-0 to approve a new audit and financial appraisal of the state-owned Iowa Communications Network, which provides telephone services, two-way, audio-video conferencing, data and Internet services to schools, government agencies, libraries and the Iowa National Guard. Senators voted ...
Tanner brought the morning's program for Fred and Sandy Hildebrandt. Tanner updated us on his status with the Iowa National Guard. He started with basic training in Ft. Benning Georgia. He also attended school at Northwest Missouri State and earned his degree there while continuing Guard training.
This ceremony represents a time-honored tradition, where Iowa Citizen-Soldiers officially receive the left-shoulder military patch representing their unit of assignment in the Iowa Army National Guard. It also marks completion of the Iowa National Guard Recruit Sustainment Program, a preparatory training ...

As part of our Illinois Military 4-H program, University of Illinois Extension is working with the Iowa National Guard and Quad Cities Military Kids to provide this family-friendly event to military families. They will enjoy a free STEM focused show put on by the Science Center for all ages, a free movie viewing ...
North Iowa – A local man received his unit patch from the Iowa Army National Guard at a ceremony on Feb. 13. Private William Portis graduated from Rudd-Rockford-Marble Rock High School last spring. He started his boot camp in June of last year at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio, Texas. Portis will be ...
This ceremony represents a time-honored tradition, where Iowa Citizen-Soldiers officially receive the left-shoulder military patch representing their unit of assignment in the Iowa Army National Guard. It also marks completion of the Iowa National Guard Recruit Sustainment Program, a preparatory training ...
Kosovo this week celebrates its 10th anniversary of independence it won with the assistance of the Iowa National Guard, and Maj. General Timothy Orr, the Iowa National Guard's adjutant general, will be in Kosovo Thursday to help mark the occasion. But first there was business in Iowa. This morning, at the ...
“I don't know what in life can be…as noble as this.” Iowa's relationship with Kosovo dates back more than a decade when Iowa National Guard soldiers were deployed there as NATO peacekeepers. The leader of the Iowa National Guard, Adjutant General Timothy Orr, says the partnership with Kosovo now ...
JOHNSTON, Iowa -- Friends and family from all parts of Brigadier General Randy Warm's life joined together Saturday at Camp Dodge to give him a very warm sendoff into retired life from the Iowa Army National Guard. After several decades of service, Warm decided it was time to give someone else the ...
Pvt. Christopher A. Langner, of Alta, and Pvt. Alberto Garcia, of Storm Lake, were both part of approximately 80 Iowa Army National Guard Soldiers ... Langner and Garcia are now eligible for the Iowa National Guard Educational Assistance Program, a state-funded tuition assistance program for Iowa ...
DES MOINES, Iowa -- The government shutdown over the weekend forced 900 Iowa National Guard members on to unpaid furlough. "Regardless, if they're on furlough or not they need to be paid because they are always on standby," said Indianola resident Mindie Dumas. No one was on standby to guard ...
Master Sgt. Shane Potts, a member of the civil engineering squadron of the 185th Refueling Wing, Iowa National Guard, was able to surprise daughters (from left) Malin, 6, and Kaylee, 4, at E.N. Swett Elementary School in South Sioux City on Monday. Potts and his wife, Michelle, a Harney Elementary ...
John R. Jones, 78, of Fort Dodge, passed away Sunday, March 18, 2018, at the Villa Care Center. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, March 21st, at 10 a.m. at Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home and 10:30 a.m. at Corpus Christi Church. A visitation will be TODAY from 4 to 7 p.m. with a Rosary ...
Iraq War Veteran Neal Daringer, who served for eight years with the Iowa Army National Guard, took home a $25,000 Pabst Blue Ribbon Knucklehead chopper, the grand prize in the Exchange's Pabst Blue Ribbon Sweepstakes, during a March 16 presentation at the Hanscom Air Force Base Exchange.
Recently, the AV Club helped produce a video for the performance of the 34th Iowa Army National Guard Band “42Romeo.” Currently, club members are preparing for the 2018 High School musical “The Addams Family,” which is set to premier on March 15 - 17 at 7:30 p.m.. “Congratulations to Connor!
WASHINGTON — Sen. Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, this week recalled a young woman who approached her at the Clay County Fair. The woman has been shielded from deportation thanks to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program but was rebuffed when inquiring about joining the Iowa National Guard.
This ceremony represents a time-honored tradition, where Iowa Citizen-Soldiers officially receive the left-shoulder military patch representing their unit of assignment in the Iowa Army National Guard. It also marks completion of the Iowa National Guard Recruit Sustainment Program, a preparatory training ...
Chris graduated from Maquoketa Valley High School in 1995 and attended Indian Hills Community College where he earned an Associate's Degree in Auto Body Collision. He married Amy Miller on June 24, 2000 in Davis County, Iowa. Chris served in the Iowa Army National Guard for more than 20 years.
Kosovo this week celebrates its 10th anniversary of independence it won with the assistance of the Iowa National Guard, and Maj. General Timothy Orr, the Iowa National Guard's adjutant general, will be in Kosovo Thursday to help mark the occasion. But first there was business in Iowa. This morning, at the ...
“I don't know what in life can be…as noble as this.” Iowa's relationship with Kosovo dates back more than a decade when Iowa National Guard soldiers were deployed there as NATO peacekeepers. The leader of the Iowa National Guard, Adjutant General Timothy Orr, says the partnership with Kosovo now ...
JOHNSTON, Iowa -- Friends and family from all parts of Brigadier General Randy Warm's life joined together Saturday at Camp Dodge to give him a very warm sendoff into retired life from the Iowa Army National Guard. After several decades of service, Warm decided it was time to give someone else the ...
Pvt. Christopher A. Langner, of Alta, and Pvt. Alberto Garcia, of Storm Lake, were both part of approximately 80 Iowa Army National Guard Soldiers ... Langner and Garcia are now eligible for the Iowa National Guard Educational Assistance Program, a state-funded tuition assistance program for Iowa ...
Pvt. Christopher A. Langner, of Alta, and Pvt. Alberto Garcia, of Storm Lake, were both part of approximately 80 Iowa Army National Guard Soldiers ... Langner and Garcia are now eligible for the Iowa National Guard Educational Assistance Program, a state-funded tuition assistance program for Iowa ...
This ceremony represents a time-honored tradition, where Iowa citizen-soldiers officially receive the left-shoulder military patch representing their unit of assignment in the Iowa Army National Guard. It also marks completion of the Iowa National Guard Recruit Sustainment Program, a preparatory training ...
OMAHA, Neb. -- Matt Barden, Associate Special Agent in Charge of the Omaha District Office, announced Tuesday that Daniel Hodges, 35, from Sioux City, Iowa, and Stephen S. Smith, 30, from Austin, Texas, were both sentenced to multiple years in federal prison following their convictions for conspiracy to ...
Southeast Iowa high school students listen Wednesday as an electrician with International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 13 tells them about the benefits of working with a trade union during the Southeast Iowa Trades Expo at the Iowa National Guard Armory in Middletown. [Michaele Niehaus/thehawkeye.com].
SHUTDOWN NO MORE: More than 900 full-time employees of the Iowa National Guard were back on the job Tuesday thanks to President Donald Trump's signature on bipartisan legislation ending the three-day federal government shutdown. Iowa Guard officials say they recalled the federal employees ...
UPDATE: As a result of President Donald Trump's signature last night on bipartisan legislation ending the three-day federal government shutdown, the Iowa National Guard has recalled the approximately 900 federal employees who were temporarily furloughed beginning Jan. 20. The Iowa National Guard ...
Officials say more than 900 full-time employees of the Iowa National Guard were furloughed. About 1,000 full-time employees were to remain on duty, including active Guard and Reserve military personnel. Also, drill was canceled for about 400 Iowa National Guard personnel scheduled for training last ...
The effects of the 3-day shutdown have already been felt around the country, including here in Iowa. More than 900 full time technicians with the Iowa National Guard were furloughed this morning, without pay. Today, the gates to the Iowa National Guard Auto Maintenance Shop in Waterloo were locked up ...
DES MOINES, Iowa -- The government shutdown over the weekend forced 900 Iowa National Guard members on to unpaid furlough. "Regardless, if they're on furlough or not they need to be paid because they are always on standby," said Indianola resident Mindie Dumas. No one was on standby to guard ...
She was referring to the Iowa Veterans Home residents, many of whom are aging Korean or Vietnam War veterans. There also are still a few World War II veterans living there. Vaughn recalled on a recent visit to the veterans home she met an Iowa Army National Guard veteran in his 50s, without a family.
... working overtime to find common ground. there will be some impacts felt in iowa and minnesota. lowerthirdcourtesy:kcci federal shutdown effects des moines, ia around seventeen thousand iowans work for the federal government. members of the iowa national guard may be affected, and employees can ...
If they don't, about 900 Iowa National Guard members will report for one four-hour training block Saturday morning and then return home, said Col. Greg Hapgood, an Iowa Guard spokesman. An additional 1,100 full-time Guard employees would be furloughed Monday morning if a government shutdown ...
JOHNSTON, Iowa -- "This is the second time we've gone through this in the last 4 1/2 years," said Colonel Greg Hapgood, Director of Public Affairs for the Iowa National Guard. "The last time we were furloughed for five days, and it's just extraordinarily frustrating." A government shutdown would first directly ...
Thursday we heard from General Timothy Orr of our Iowa National Guard. It is always humbling to hear of our hundreds of deployed Iowans and their many capacities around the world. He spoke of the ever increasing need for "adapting to change", 9,000 active duty Iowa Guardsmen, their support in 2017 ...


 

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