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Washington National Guard hosts first Alumni Day since 2001

09.13.18 — This past weekend, retired Guardsmen from across the state came to Camp Murray, sharing stories and memories of years.... Read More »

Washington Army National Guard soldiers take part in the 2018 Best Warrior...

09.12.18 — Guardsmen from across the state pushed themselves to their physical and mental breaking points during the four-day Best.... Read More »

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Youth Academy helps Spokane family
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Youth Academy helps Spokane family

KREM2 interviews the Opps, who had two siblings go through the Washington Youth Academy.

Tactical Air Controllers train in close air support
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Tactical Air Controllers train in close air support

Joint Terminal Attack Controllers from the Washington National Guard's 116th Air Support Operations Squadron, 194th Wing, traveled to the Utah Test and Training Range to sharpen their skills of controlling fighter jets in close air support.

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