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Maryland military police support COVID-19 test site in Carroll County

Maryland military police support COVID-19 test site in Carroll County
About 10 Soldiers from the Maryland Army National Guard’s 115th Military Police Battalion began supporting the first state-sponsored, community-based COVID-19 testing site on May 14, 2020, at the Carroll County Agriculture Center. Under normal circumstances, this Westminster center would be gearing-up for spring and summer community events such as farmer’s markets, tractor pulls, and fairs. This year, however, the Carroll ...
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Maryland Guard distributes more than 1 million medical items

Maryland Guard distributes more than 1 million medical items
BALTIMORE – Airmen from the Maryland National Guard working at a Strategic National Stockpile in Maryland have processed and distributed more than one million items during the state’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Up to 18 Airmen from the 175th Wing, based out of Warfield Air National Guard Base at Martin State Airport in Middle River, Md., are sorting medical equipment ...
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Secretary of the Army Visits FedEx Screening Site

Secretary of the Army Visits FedEx Screening Site
Ryan D. McCarthy, secretary of the Army, Lt. Gen. Daniel Hokanson, director of the Army National Guard, and Congressmen Anthony G. Brown joined Army Maj. Gen. Timothy E. Gowen, adjutant general for Maryland, during a visit to Prince Georges County COVID-19 screening site located at FedEx Field Mar. 31. Brown, McCarthy and Hokanson visited the screening site to learn how the ...
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Maryland National Guard Helping With Strategic National Stockpile Push

Maryland National Guard Helping With Strategic National Stockpile Push
By U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Wayde Minami, Maryland National Guard Public Affairs BALTIMORE – Recently activated Maryland Air National Guardsmen are now working at a Strategic National Stockpile location in Maryland, preparing and loading medical supplies and equipment needed for the state’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Maryland Department of Health, working with Governor Larry Hogan’s COVID-19 Emergency Response Team, ...
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Maryland National Guard helps cruise passengers get home

Maryland National Guard helps cruise passengers get home
By Maryland National Guard Public Affairs BALTIMORE — Maryland National Guard members transported recently quarantined passengers from the Grand Princess cruise ship after their arrival at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport March 17. Eight Airmen with the Maryland Air National Guard’s 175th Wing, and medical specialists with the Maryland Department of Health, transported nine passengers from BWI to their homes in Maryland. ...
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Maryland Guard Responds to Coronavirus Pandemic

Maryland Guard Responds to Coronavirus Pandemic
ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Governor Larry Hogan ordered more than 2,000 Maryland National Guard soldiers and airmen on duty March 16, 2020, to respond to the Coronavirus Pandemic. Hogan signed an executive order March 12, 2020, activating the Maryland National Guard to assist civilian authorities supporting the pandemic response mission. The Maryland National Guard’s status as a state military force makes it available ...
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Maryland National Guard reveals new brand; demonstrates capabilities

Maryland National Guard reveals new brand; demonstrates capabilities
As a new decade begins, so comes a new symbol depicting the Maryland National Guard’s future focus in a competitive global environment.
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Maryland National Guard Youth Program Graduates 53rd Class

Maryland National Guard Youth Program Graduates 53rd Class
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MD HART to assist with Hurricane Dorian Recovery in North Carolina

MD HART to assist with Hurricane Dorian Recovery in North Carolina
Governor Larry Hogan today authorized sending a Maryland Helicopter Aquatic Rescue Team (MD-HART) to North Carolina to assist in potential rescues from the effects of Hurricane Dorian.   The team, consisting of two UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters with four crew members from the Maryland Army National Guard and two divers from the Baltimore, Howard, and Montgomery County Fire Departments, will depart today ahead ...
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Maryland Governor and First Lady visit new Army National Guard Readiness Center in Easton

Maryland Governor and First Lady visit new Army National Guard Readiness Center in Easton
Governor Larry Hogan and First Lady Yumi Hogan met with officials of the Maryland National Guard and elected leaders during a visit to the recently opened Easton Readiness Center Aug. 14 in Talbot County. The new 37,000 square foot facility replaces a legacy building constructed in 1976 that was originally built for a single, all male unit.
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