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Vets Museum will display WWI exhibit through next year

On the centennial of the date of the entrance of the United States of
America into World War I, the Wyoming Veterans Memorial Museum opened a
state-level exhibit focused upon the stories and experiences of Wyoming
soldiers, residents and families during the Great War.

Apr 7, 2017

Wyo. Veterans Commission vacancy in Big Horn County

In an effort to provide improved coverage within the Bighorn Basin, the Wyoming Veterans Commission is relocating a vacant commissioner position to the northern area of Bighorn County (Judicial District 5).

Apr 3, 2017

Wyoming National Guard hosts 3rd annual SAPR 5K

The Wyoming Military Department invites all Cheyenne residents to participate in the 3rd annual SAPR 5K ruck, run or walk.

Apr 3, 2017

Wyo. Air Guard invades Scottsbluff airport Thursday

Scottsbluff-area residents can crawl around a Wyoming Air National Guard C-130 Thursday morning, while it’s parked at the Western Nebraska Regional Airport from 10 a.m. – noon.

Apr 3, 2017

Captain Miller brings skill and passion to community boards

He said his roles in the community are enhanced by…

Mar 28, 2017

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

Battalion shakes off the dust and fires up the...

Sep 12, 2017

History retrospective: Wyoming’s most combat...

Sep 7, 2017