Vt. Wins Federal Change On Guard Disaster Aid

The federal government has awarded the state $4 million to repay National Guard units that helped rebuild roads damaged by Tropical Storm Irene. The Federal Highway Administration initially denied the state’s application for the money, because National Guard units typically don’t do the kind of work they did after Irene.

National Guard Teams Showered With Support In Flood Zone

"Task Force Green Mountain Spirit" is the name the Vermont National Guard chose for its flood recovery mission in its home state. As the mission ends and the soldiers head home, they say that spirit isn’t just something they brought with them. It’s something they found, and shared in the towns where they’ve spent the past month working.

Vermont Air National Guard Ramps Up

The Vermont Air National Guard says it’ll be ramping up training over the next two weeks as aircraft from across the country arrives at Burlington International Airport to support training with the Green Mountain Boys.

First Lady Thanks Vt. Military Members

First Lady Michelle Obama paid a brief visit to Vermont on Thursday to raise money at a pair of sold-out events in Burlington. But first she spoke to members of the military and their families to thank them for their service.

Memorial Service Honors Fallen Vermonters

A memorial ceremony in Colchester honored three Vermont National Guard members who died in the line of duty as members of the 86th Infantry Brigade Combat Team that recently served in Afghanistan.