Governor Andrew M. Cuomo directed the National Guard to deploy personnel to Washington County May 5 to assist local emergency responders with tree and debris removal. National Guard personnel are prepared to assist additional storm impacted areas as necessary. The Governor also issued an update on the severe storms that moved through the eastern portion of upstate New York on Friday, May 4. Storms accompanied by strong, gusty winds of 40 mph to 60 mph knocked out power to over 100,000 customers and toppled trees and limbs, damaging some homes in these regions. Courtesy photo.
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The Warwick Advertiser -- Mon, 20 May 2019 Greenwood Lake resident is one of New York Army National Guard's best warriors GREENWOOD LAKE. N.Y. Guard soldiers win Northeast Best Warrior Competition for the second time in two years New York Army National Guard Sgt. 1st Class Martin Cozens and Cpl. Joseph Ryan took... (more)
FIOS 1 -- Mon, 20 May 2019 Naval Militia Training in Cortlandt A video on Naval Militia Training on May 18-19
Task And Purpose -- Fri, 17 May 2019 69th Infantry 9-11 to Baghdad A video about the 69th Infantry by the Task and Purpose Website