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Farnham noted that it was 100 years ago this month that some 3,500 Maine Army National Guard members deployed to France in World War I - the first time National Guard soldiers served alongside regular army units. "When these soldiers returned home to Maine, they became the community leaders of ...
LEWISTON -- The Lewiston Democratic party will hold its monthly meeting from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 14, at the Lewiston Armory. Participants should enter through the left side front door. All who want to get involved in local or state politics or to voice their opinion on the government are invited.

My leadership experience comes from 20 years in the Maine Army National Guard 133rd engineer Battalion, where I led exceptional Mainers during combat tours in Bosnia, Iraq and Afghanistan. It also comes from 16 years as an energy entrepreneur and attorney working on energy projects in Maine.
At the top of the fundraising pack on the Democratic side is candidate Adam Cote, a Sanford attorney and 20-year veteran of the Maine National Guard. With more than a half-million dollars raised and a campaign war chest with just over $350,000 in it at the end of 2017, Cote is also the cash front-runner for ...
About 500 Maine National Guard dual-status technicians will be furloughed. The longer the shutdown, the greater the effect on state government. Agencies like the departments of Labor and Environmental Protection fund most of their workers with federal funds. In the 2013 federal government shutdown, ...
Christopher Webb talks with Lewiston Middle school students about teamwork during an exercise with Maine National Guard units behind the school last fall. (Russ Dillingham/Sun Journal). Christopher Webb talks with Lewiston Middle School students about teamwork during an exercise with Maine ...

AUGUSTA -- A 41-year-old Palermo man pleaded guilty Thursday to a child pornography charge from 2012 that his attorney said ended his 16-year career in the Maine Army National Guard. Anthony Mangin had been charged with two counts of possession of sexually explicit materials, both from Feb.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) -- The crowd of candidates vying to succeed Maine's term-limited Gov. Paul LePage reported this week receiving at least $2.2 million in contributions ahead of the primary season. Maine's 2018 race for governor includes two dozen hopefuls who faced a Tuesday deadline for filing ...
AUGUSTA -- Democratic candidate Adam Cote is leading the gubernatorial fundraising race, according to campaign finance reports that were being filed Tuesday with the state. Cote, a Sanford attorney and 20-year veteran of the Maine National Guard, has raised $546,000 since he launched his ...
MECHANIC FALLS -- The Mechanic Falls Historical Society is initiating a collaborative effort to highlight the contributions of the 103rd Infantry Regiment of the Maine Army National Guard during World War II. The historical society wants to involve the public, veterans, family of veterans, educators and ...
Republican Gov. Paul LePage says Maine Adjutant General Douglas Farnham has been promoted from the rank of brigadier general to major general. LePage presided over Farnham's promotion ceremony on Wednesday. Farnham leads 3,000 airmen and soldiers. He was promoted to brigadier general ...
"Having earned his well-deserved second star as major general, he is Maine's highest-ranking reserve component officer, leading 3,000 of Maine's National Guard Airmen and soldiers." Farnham also serves as Maine's commissioner of the Department of Defense, veterans and Emergency Management.
The American Legion and American Legion Auxiliary teamed up with the Maine National Guard and Yellow Ribbon personnel to make pillowcases for deployed service member's children for Christmas. The pillowcases have photos of the children's parents displayed. Auxiliary member Lillian Frace and ...
The Associated Press. AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) -- The leader of the Maine National Guard has been promoted. Republican Gov. Paul LePage says Maine Adjutant General Douglas Farnham has been promoted from the rank of brigadier general to major general. LePage presided over Farnham's promotion ...
"Having earned his well-deserved second star as major general, he is Maine's highest-ranking reserve component officer, leading 3,000 of Maine's National Guard Airmen and soldiers." Farnham also serves as Maine's commissioner of the Department of Defense, veterans and Emergency Management.
He retired after 24 years in the military, the first four in the U.S. Army and the remainder in the Maine Army National Guard where he was a truck driver and later a heavy equipment mechanic. He's hoping to be re-evaluated for veterans benefits as well. Marks also tried to access a pension he had through a ...
A Maine Warden Service airplane that broke through the ice on Eagle Lake was retrieved with assistance from a Maine Army National Guard UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter. Warden service Chief Pilot Jeff Beach said in a statement Friday that it appeared the Cessna 185 equipped with skis had no structural ...

By December, the Maine National Guard contingent in the American Expeditionary Forces in France were settled into their winter training quarters. The 26th Division's 103rd Infantry Regiment, composed of 2,000 Mainers and 1,500 men from New Hampshire, was quartered in the small town of ...
BANGOR -- The Calvary Chapel Highlanders, Outpost #68, a Royal Ranger Scouting group, recently enjoyed a tour of the Maine Army National Guard Blackhawk helicopter facility. The Highlander boys, their commanders and chaperones were treated to a tour by Blackhawk pilots Greg Raychard and Mike ...
... joint operations involving the approximately 2,000 army and 1,100 Air Maine National Guard members. "The two staffs, Army and Air, will be co-located together for the first time, which will make our operations better coordinated," said Col. Diane Dunn, chief of staff of the Maine Army National Guard.
The Wood Island Life Savings Station Association, or WILSSA, has already struck an agreement with the Maine Army National Guard to bring ... Reid has said WILSSA would also reapply to the Maine National Guard to have it return for another IRT in the spring or summer of 2019 to assist with the work.
St. George -- Sgt. Dennis R. Rytky, Maine Army National Guard, Retired, 67, died at his home surrounded by his family Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, from complications of the flu. Born in Rockland July 1, 1950, he was the son of William O. and Ruth L. Rogers Rytky. He grew up in Rockville and graduated from ...
Vermont Air Guard member and recruiter Jesse Renslow said his sister from Newport joined the Maine National Guard this year so she could attend the University of Maine in Orono tuition-free to become a chemical engineer. "We don't have that," he said. "So she could serve, just like she serves in Maine, ...
... or WILSSA, was seeking approval on a BUSSE septic system and approval of docent quarters before the Maine Army National Guard comes to Kittery in June ... "Wood Island station is happy to have successfully completed the planning process and work alongside the Maine National Guard this summer.
His most recent military assignments include the human resources officer of the Maine National Guard and the director of staff of the Maine Air National Guard. Lind is an avid volunteer, serving in numerous organizations in the Augusta community. He is a board member at the Kennebec Valley United Way ...
... Christmas cheer." This event is not open to the general public; however, any military family who wishes to attend should contact the Maine Army National Guard's State Family Program to register either online at www.jointservicessupport.org or by calling the Child and youth Specialist at (207) 430-5773.
"I have served in the Maine army/National Guard for four years next month. I like to refer to the popular quote, 'all gave some and some gave all ...
The System proudly serves 102 members of the Maine National Guard attending this fall on a full tuition waiver and nearly 1,267 veterans or ...
Cote's service with the Maine Army National Guard (including tours of duty in Bosnia, Iraq, and Afghanistan, for which he was awarded the ...
Cater spent 26 years serving his country, being stationed at Fort Carson in Berlin, Germany and part of the Maine Army National Guard as an ...
... Maine was an active participant in World War I. A particular focus of the new exhibition is on the experiences of the Maine National Guard, the ...
He says patient care was not affected and that the problem was resolved by the time the Maine National Guard brought extra generators.
Members of the 152nd Maintenance Company of the Maine Army National Guard, based in Bangor and Limestone, received deployment ...
BANGOR - Another 44 members of the 133rd engineer Battalion of the Maine Army National Guard left Tuesday from the Bangor Air National ...
(WABI) To kick-off Red Ribbon Week, which starts Monday, the Maine Army National Guard held a 'Drug Take Back Day' at Camp Keyes in ...
... Machias area and graduated from Washington Academy. Carter is also currently a Military police officer in the Maine Army National Guard.
n Yankee Microwave Inc.: The Harrison company won a $154,969 contract set aside for small business from the Maine Army National Guard for ...
... to enter into an agreement with the Maine Army National Guard to assist in ... from the active training budget within the Maine National Guard.
Morse Doane, commander of the Maine Army National Guard's 136th engineering Company said the opportunity to participate in a historic ...
Maine National Guard members deployed to Virgin Islands ... to Vermont to assist Maine Army National Guard engineers with Hurricane Irene ...
AUGUSTA -- Inside the new Maine National Guard Joint Force Headquarters, ... Diane Dunn, chief of staff of the Maine Army National Guard.
The head of the Maine National Guard is worried that marijuana ... In 2016, Maine Army National Guard recruiters received at least 968 "leads" ...
BANGOR, Maine -- Within the next decade, if all goes according to plan, members of the Maine Army National Guard won't have to leave the ...
Staff Sgt. Daryl O'Kresik of the 488th Military police Company of the Maine Army National Guard returned stateside in mid-June from his second ...
MADAWASKA, Maine -- Local firefighters and ambulance crews as well as members of the Maine National Guard and U.S. Customs and ...
Maine National Guard members deployed to Virgin Islands ... to Vermont to assist Maine Army National Guard engineers with Hurricane Irene ...
Mickael Nunez, a member of the Maine Army National Guard and graduate of Hope College in Michigan, and Sidney Stewart, who lived in ...
John W. Libby, former adjutant general of the Maine National Guard. Libby's military career spanned 44-years--from service in Vietnam to ...


 

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