Title: SEND-OFF CEREMONY SCHEDULED SEND-OFF CEREMONY SCHEDULED Body: About 330 Soldiers from the 1st Battalion, 194th Field Artillery, will deploy in support of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel. A send-off ceremony will be held on Aug. 2 at 6 p.m. The ceremony will be livestreamed on our Facebook page @IowaNationalGuard. Released: 7/28/2020 Source: IAGUARD

The uniformed leader of the Army and the new chief of National Guard Bureau will be among those… Source: NGAUS

Nearly 28,000 Guardsmen remain on COVID-19-related missions and now the National Guard Bureau is… Source: NGAUS

The president’s nominees to fill the four top posts at the National Guard Bureau are on hold until… Source: NGAUS

The House and Senate have each adopted versions of the fiscal 2021 National Defense Authorization… Source: NGAUS

The House Appropriations Committee approved the fiscal 2021 defense spending bill last week,… Source: NGAUS

Combat arms units across the Air Force will soon be getting a new sidearm to replace the aging M9… Source: NGAUS

A bipartisan group of lawmakers have proposed a bill that would provide in-demand skills training… Source: NGAUS

A former adjutant general of Alaska is back serving the National Guard again. Retired Army Maj.… Source: NGAUS

Title: IOWA NATIONAL GUARD, IOWA TASK FORCE-1 CONDUCT JOINT TRAINING EXERCISE Body: The Iowa National Guard is joining forces with Iowa Task Force-1, the state’s urban search and rescue unit, to conduct joint swift water rescue hoist training on July 16 in the Gilbertville and La Porte City area. Released: 7/15/2020 Source: IAGUARD