ROCHESTER-- New York Army National Guard Soldiers and Airmen work at the Rochester drive-thru COVID-19 test site during a snow burst on Dec. 16, 2020. 5,066 Soldiers, Airmen, Naval Militia and New York Guard members have served during the COVID-19 response, with 1693 on duty on New Year's Eve 2020. More than 1 million COVID-19 tests have been collected at testing sites were Guard Soldiers and Airmen are on duty.
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WTEN -- Thu, 25 Feb 2021 Air National Guard Members return home from Antarctica (video) SCOTIA, N.Y. (NEWS 10) Tonight, 50 National Guard Airmen came home from Operation Deep Freeze, a mission in Antarctica that helps deliver supplies to researchers at the South Pole. Cold weather... (more)
Spectrum News -- Wed, 24 Feb 2021 NY National Guard to Hold Memorial Ceremony for Mendon Crash Victims Friday ROCHESTER, N.Y. A memorial service for the three soldiers killed in a helicopter crash last month will now take place on Friday. The New York Army National Guard will hold the service at... (more)
WAMC -- Mon, 22 Feb 2021 Orange County Resident Is Promoted To One-Star General ( Audio) An Orange County resident has been promoted to one-star general in the New York National Guard. Isabel Rivera Smith, a Goshen resident and Iraq War veteran who started in the Army as a truck... (more)