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Teen Becomes National Guard's 1st Female Combat Engineer

OPB | July 08, 2015

Damascus resident Mackenzie Clarke has enlisted to become the Army National Guard's first female combat engineer.

Head of Oregon National Guard Retires

OPB | July 10, 2013

Maj. Gen. Raymond Rees has served in the military for more than five decades, including four terms as Oregon's top guardsman

Awaiting KBR Lawsuit Verdict

OPB | Nov. 02, 2012

We'll hear the details about the KBR case from The Oregonian's Mike Francis.

Oregon Troops Come Home

OPB | Sept. 13, 2011

An Oregon National Guard unit returns this month from a one year tour of duty in Iraq. What is it like for them to come back to civilian life?

Afghanistan Drawdown

OPB | June 23, 2011

What's your reaction to the announcement by President Obama of a troop drawdown in Afghanistan?

Challenges for the National Guard

OPB | May 25, 2010

What are the specific challenges of being in the National Guard?

The Plan for Afghanistan

OPB | Dec. 02, 2009

"Finishing the job" in Afghanistan: what does that mean to you?

Changing of the Guard

OPB | Feb. 03, 2009

Should the Oregon National Guard go to Iraq this year?

Girlfriends from the Battlefield

OPB | April 09, 2008

An American soldier and an Iraqi translator became friends when the Oregon National Guard was deployed in Iraq. Now both are back in the Northwest, helping each other navigate the personal upheaval they've experienced since leaving Iraq.