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The CONG Public Affairs Office (PAO) is located at:

Colorado Guard monikerJoint Force Headquarters
Colorado National Guard
6848 S. Revere Pkwy.
Centennial, CO 80112

Members of the media may e-mail us directly.
For public queries (M-F, 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.)
call 720-250-1058.



News Articles

U.S. Army Spc. Tristan Ivkov, Infantryman, 1st Battalion, 157th Infantry (Mountain), Colorado Army National Guard identifies a target during the International Sniper Competition at Fort Benning, Georgia, in October 2018. (Photo courtesy Josaphat Orozco photography)
Calm, cool, collected, Colorado National Guard snipers draw from heritage to create legacy
By By Staff Sgt. Joseph K VonNida, Colorado National Guard | Jan. 25, 2019
Throughout history, snipers have had two basic roles: deliver long range precision direct fire and collect battlefield information. Their heritage can be traced to the Revolutionary War.

A U.S. Air Force Airman, assigned to the 140th Wing, Colorado Air National Guard, exchanges information with members of the Royal Jordanian Air Force about non-commissioned officer roles and leadership at Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado, March 12-16, 2018. The purpose of this visit was to exchange NCO development ideas and concepts, share how we develop our NCOs, and understand how Jordan develops their enlisted leaders.” (U.S. Air National Guard Photo by Staff. Sgt. Bobbie Reynolds)
Colorado-Jordan future leaders focus on human capital development
By Capt. Cheresa D. Clark, Colorado National Guard Public Affairs | Nov. 8, 2018
In an effort to understand these practical differences and grow as partners, company-grade officers from the Colorado National Guard and JAF partnered for the first time in January 2018, in Colorado, and in August 2018, in Jordan. Together, they discussed the similarities and differences in leadership style, and learned practices and strategies from each other, to improve as leaders.

The Adjutant General of Colorado U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Mike Loh and Battalion Commander Lt. Col. Joseph A. Bauldry prepare to pin the Green Beret’s with awards during a valor awards ceremony at McMahon Auditorium at Fort Carson, Colo., Sept. 16, 2018, for Company B, 5th Battalion, 19th Special Forces Group (Airborne). (Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Aleah M. Castrejon)
Colorado National Guard Green Berets receive awards for valor
By Sgt. Christopher Churilla, 104th Public Affairs Detachment | Nov. 4, 2018
Colorado National Guard leaders presented awards to Company B, 5th Battalion, 19th Special Forces Group (Airborne) members for valor Sept. 16, 2018.

Scramble at Phan Rang
Colorado Air National Guard celebrates 95 years of service to state and nation
By Maj. Kinder Blacke | Oct. 17, 2018
Photo By Staff Sgt. Joseph Vonnida | “Scramble at Phan Rang” depicts the 120th Fighter Squadron, Colorado Air National Guard, in South Vietnam during the second Viet Cong offensive in 1968. (National Guard Heritage painting by William S. Phillips)

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Media Releases

Soldiers with the Colorado Army National Guard's Company C, 1st Battalion, 157th Infantry (Mountain), a unit of the 10th Mountain Division since 2016, ski alongside 10th Mountain Division veterans, descendants and friends during the 43rd annual Ski-In celebration March 2, 2018, at the Ski Cooper ski area in Colorado. The 10th Mountain Division formed in 1943 and trained for World War II mountain warfare at Camp Hale near Leadville, Colorado. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Spc. Ashley Low)
Colorado National Guard Soldiers to hone mountain skills for first time at Vail
By | Feb. 14, 2019
Colorado Army National Guard Soldiers will conduct annual ski and winter training to enhance their mountain skills while honoring Colorado as the original home of the U.S. Army’s 10th Mountain Division during Legacy Days in Vail, Colorado, Feb. 15-18, 2019.

The former Colorado Army National Guard armory in Grand Junction, Colorado, is the future home of the Western Region OneSource. The facility will help connect Western Slope service members, veterans, and their families with service providers.
(U.S. Air National Guard photo by Ms. Elena O’Bryan)
State of Colorado hosts Western Region One Source Town Hall
By | Jan. 17, 2019
The Colorado Division of Veterans Affairs-West will conduct a Town Hall to provide the public information about the new Western Region One Source Jan. 24, 2019, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., in Grand Junction.

Crew chiefs from the Colorado Air National Guard’s 140th Wing maintenance section perform pre-flight checks on an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft prior to night flying operations at Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado, Jan. 9, 2018. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. John P. Rohrer)
Colorado Air National Guard preparing to deploy, increasing evening operations
By | Jan. 11, 2019
The 140th Wing, Colorado Air National Guard, based at Buckley Air Force Base, Aurora, Colorado, is preparing for a combat deployment this spring.

A CH-47 Chinook helicopter from 2nd General Support Aviation Battalion, 135th Aviation Regiment, Colorado Army National Guard airlifts an M777 105mm Howitzer from Camp Grayling, Michigan, to an area in the vicinity of the Combat Readiness Training Center in Alpena, Michigan, Aug. 10, 2018.  (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Warren W. Wright, Jr., 104th Public Affairs Detachment)
Colorado National Guard aviation unit deploys to Afghanistan
By | Dec. 31, 2018
About 50 Colorado Army National Guard Soldiers from Detachment 1, B Company, 2nd General Support Aviation Battalion, 135th Aviation Regiment, will depart for a year-long mission in support of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel in Afghanistan.