The mission of a JTAC is to integrate into Army units and be there to control close air support assets when needed. JTACs talk to the pilots overhead and lead them to enemy forces on the ground, bringing overwhelming firepower to the battle. read more

Lt. Col. Mike Ake serves Tacoma and Pierce County in multiple professions read more

Washington National Guard units find unique ways to connect with State Partnership Program country partners read more

Washington was awarded with Installation Sustainability Category (Industrial) award by the National Guard. read more

Washington State Guard, in coordination with the Washington National Guard and the state's Emergency Management Division, is actively promoting the "2 Weeks Ready" public awareness program. read more