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More than 1,300 Guard members respond to flooding throughout East Coast

More than 1,300 Guard members respond to flooding throughout East Coast

At least 1,300 members of the South Carolina National Guard were on duty Monday to assist local governments in the wake of the historic flooding that has caused several deaths in the rain-battered...more

Army Corps of Engineers projects prevent $13.3 billion in flood damages

Army Corps of Engineers projects prevent $13.3 billion in flood damages

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers flood risk reduction projects in the south central and southwestern United States prevented an estimated $13.3 billion in damages to local communities and...more

Engineers take protecting New Orleans personally

Engineers take protecting New Orleans personally

Throughout the last 10 years, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers personnel have dedicated their lives to rebuilding the storm and hurricane protection system in New Orleans, Col. Richard Hansen said.more

Engineer team inspects damaged Georgian city

Engineer team inspects damaged Georgian city

A team of U.S. Army engineers and local emergency-management experts recently assessed damage from severe flooding in Tbilisi, Georgia, which claimed the lives of 20 people and killed more than 300...more

Severe storm moves toward Monterey

Severe storm moves toward Monterey

PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif., -- Ahead of what many weather experts are saying may be the worst storm to hit the Monterey Bay area in the last five years, the Presidio of Monterey is taking...more

ROTC Cadets assist with disaster relief in Bosnia

ROTC Cadets assist with disaster relief in Bosnia

Army ROTC cadets were diverted from their Cultural Understanding and Language Proficiency program, to Bosnia to help provide disaster relief after the country was devastated by historic floodingmore

Texas Guard DART-W continues to assist with Colorado flood response

Texas Guard DART-W continues to assist with Colorado flood response

The Texas Army National Guard's 36th Infantry Division's Domestic All-Hazards Response Team-West continues to coordinate assistance requests and support for the Colorado flood relief effort.more

Heroic efforts of Fort Carson MedEvac company save lives in Colorado floods

Heroic efforts of Fort Carson MedEvac company save lives in Colorado floods

Three Army Medicine MedEvac crews from Fort Carson, Colo., deployed to flood areas this week to assist in evacuation and rescue efforts.more

Guard continues to assist flood victims in Colorado

Guard continues to assist flood victims in Colorado

More than 750 members of the Colorado National Guard continue to respond to flooding throughout the central Colorado area and for many, taking part in the effort is something that's left an...more

Military flood evacuation mission continues in Colorado

Military flood evacuation mission continues in Colorado

Members of the Colorado and Wyoming National Guard, along with the U.S. Army's 4th Combat Aviation Brigade, from Fort Carson, Colo., are continuing their support of civil authorities in Colorado...more

Soldiers rescue more than 2,100 from Colorado floods

Soldiers rescue more than 2,100 from Colorado floods

Colorado National Guard and active-duty Soldiers have rescued more than 2,100 people and hundreds of pets displaced by flooding in Colorado.more

N.Y. Army Guard helps Mohawk Valley rebuild, recover from July flash floods

N.Y. Army Guard helps Mohawk Valley rebuild, recover from July flash floods

Using bulldozers, excavators, and just plain muscle, about 250 New York Army National Guard troops cleared tons of rocky debris from flood-ravaged waterways in the towns of German Flatts and Fort...more

Missouri Guard units providing flood response along Mississippi River

Missouri Guard units providing flood response along Mississippi River

About 100 Missouri National Guard members from units in St. Louis and Hannibal joined dozens of volunteers to work in support of flood relief operations in affected areas.more

Rainy season brings flash flooding potential

Rainy season brings flash flooding potential

FORT CARSON, Colo. -- Gray skies, a clap of thunder and rain can come in a torrential downpour in Colorado when mere hours before sunshine prevailed. The state's dry climate belies the fact that...more

New York Army National Guard Soldiers Clear Roads, Contain Floodwaters

New York Army National Guard Soldiers Clear Roads, Contain Floodwaters

From shoring up a creek to transporting emergency supplies here, New York National Guard Soldiers are helping residents weather flooding and other damages caused by Hurricane Irene.more

Guard still tackling Midwest flooding

Guard still tackling Midwest flooding

About 2,000 National Guard members from nine states are continuing operations in support of the 2011 Midwest floods, which have ravaged thousands of acres and potentially caused billions of dollars...more

Task Force Resolute provides Humanitarian Assistance in Afghanistan

Task Force Resolute provides Humanitarian Assistance in Afghanistan

The coalition forces mission in Afghanistan is often an uphill battle. Kinetic Warfare is only one of the many challenges that hinder the goal of leaving Afghans with a secure and stable...more

4,300 Guard members responding to U.S. floods

4,300 Guard members responding to U.S. floods

The number of National Guard members responding to severe spring flooding rose to about 4,300 over the weekend as parts of the Missouri River began to swell in states such as North Dakota, South...more

Engineers blow levees to protect river communities

Engineers blow levees to protect river communities

The Army Corps of Engineers blew off the top few feet of three levee crevasses in the Mississippi River over the past week to keep high waters from flooding communities downriver.more

National Guard tackles deadly storms, fires, floods

National Guard tackles deadly storms, fires, floods

The National Guard is supporting civilian authorities responding to storms that have killed more than 200 people in six states.more

Soldiers, helicopters to deploy for Pakistan relief

Soldiers, helicopters to deploy for Pakistan relief

Defense Department officials announced the deployment of 18 helicopters to Pakistan from the 16th Combat Aviation Brigade, based at Fort Wainwright, Alaska, as part of the expanding U.S...more