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News Releases

Wyoming Veterans Welcome Home Day celebrations

Gov. Matt Mead and the Wyoming Veterans Commission are pleased to announce celebrations for the Wyoming Veterans Welcome Home Day, April 3.

Mar 20, 2017

OPAT raises the bar on physical readiness of recruits

In January Wyoming became the first state to administer the new Occupational Physical Assessment Test, or OPAT, to National Guard recruits.

Mar 14, 2017

Korean War vets to get last round of Peace Medals

Ceremonies to award the Republic of Korea Ambassador for Peace Medal to Wyoming’s Korean War veterans or their surviving family members will take place across Wyoming on Monday, March 20.

Mar 14, 2017

Wyoming Cowboy Challenge Academy graduation March 11

Wyoming Cowboy Challenge Academy Class 31 will graduate March 11 at 1 p.m., in the main auditorium of Eastern Wyoming College located in Torrington, Wyoming.

Mar 2, 2017

Wyoming Guard to dedicate memorial to fallen warriors

A memorial highlighting the service of the four Wyoming National Guard members who died overseas fighting the Global War on Terror will be dedicated Wednesday at the Joint Forces Readiness Center, in Cheyenne.

Feb 16, 2017

Wyoming Veterans Commission events on Feb. 22

The Wyoming Veterans Commission is hosting two events on Feb. 22, in Cheyenne.

Feb 16, 2017

New Veterans Service Officers for central Wyoming

Dave McDonell and Ivette Orozco were recently appointed as State Veterans Service Officers for the Wyoming Veterans Commission

Jan 24, 2017

Wyo. National Guard personnel supporting Presidential Inauguration activities

The Wyoming National Guard has 15 soldiers and airmen supporting the 58th Presidential Inauguration this week in Washington, D.C.

Jan 18, 2017

Implementing Green Dot program becomes personal for Wyo. Air National Guard airman

The Air Force is undergoing a culture change when it comes to awareness and prevention of sexual assault and sexual harassment

Jan 5, 2017

Wyoming Cowboy Challenge Academy graduation Dec. 10

WCCA Class 29 will graduate Dec. 10 at 1 p.m., in the main auditorium of Eastern Wyoming College located in Torrington, Wyoming.

Dec 2, 2016

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May 10, 2017

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May 8, 2017