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  • 348 RS dedicates time to honor veterans

    Nearly 30 members with the 348th Reconnaissance Squadron changed the installation's avenue of state flags to United States flags Nov. 8, 2019, on Grand Forks Air Force Base, North Dakota.
  • A thank you to Grand Forks AFB first responders

    The community of Grand Forks Air Force Base, North Dakota, is protected by its first responders 24/7, 365. On National First Responders Day, we recognize the Airmen who serve in a line of duty to help others in times of emergency.
  • Meningococcal meningitis update

    You may have heard that a Grand Forks AFB family member was recently diagnosed with a presumptive case of meningitis. State public health authorities have confirmed that this illness was not caused by the same bacteria involved in a meningitis case here last month. These are unfortunate but unrelated medical occurrences, and after careful
  • Recognizing pharmacy capabilities during National Pharmacy Week

    This year National Pharmacy Week is celebrated October 20-26, 2019. The week acknowledges the invaluable contributions that pharmacists and technicians make to patient care in hospitals, clinics, and other healthcare settings. “The pharmacy staff at Grand Forks AFB are here to talk to you directly about your medications,” said Maj Burke Wilson, 319th Healthcare Operations Squadron Diagnostics and Therapeutics Flight Commander. “They can help you understand how to use your medicine correctly, what your medicine is supposed to do, and the possibility of reactions or side effects. You can also talk to your pharmacist about how to store and take medication, what foods or activities to avoid, and what to do if you miss a dose.”
  • Global Hawk redeploys from Yokota Air Base to Andersen Air Force Base

    Pacific Air Forces redeployed a squadron of 319th Reconnaissance Wing Global Hawk RQ-4s from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Oct. 20, 2019.The three-month deployment kept operations running smoothly during the summer typhoon-season, when inclement weather has a higher potential to hinder theater-wide operations.“We were
  • Firefighter challenge concludes National Fire Prevention Week

    Three-man teams from various squadrons competed against each other in the base commander's firefighter challenge Oct. 10, 2019, as part of National Fire Prevention Week on Grand Forks Air Force Base, North Dakota.
  • Grand Forks AFB recognizes STEP promotee

    Staff Sgt. Danny D. Wilson, 319th Communications Squadron Information Technology Asset Management Noncommissioned Officer in charge, poses with 319th Reconnaissance Wing and 319th CS leadership for a photo during Wilson's Stripes for Exceptional Performers promotion announcement Oct. 4, 2019 on Grand Forks Air Force Base, North Dakota. STEP
  • Grand Forks Airmen recognize and honor POW/MIA servicemembers

    Senior Airman Denise Arabie, 319th Operations Support Squadron Air Traffic Control Apprentice, Airman First Class Jurgen Vasquez, 319 OSS Air Traffic Control, and Master Sgt. Scott Hall, 319 OSS Assistant Chief Controller, walk during the 24 hour prisoner of war and missing in action recognition day relay Sept. 25, 2019 on Grand Forks Air Force
  • Grand Forks AFB hosts Suicide Awareness 5K

    The 319th Reconnaissance Wing hosted a Suicide Awareness 5K Sept. 20, 2019, on Grand Forks Air Force Base, North Dakota.
  • Tactical Paws enjoyed by Airmen, dogs

    Base Airmen and their dogs enjoyed "Tactical Paws" Sept. 18, 2019, at the dog park on Grand Forks Air Force Base, North Dakota. The event was inspired by recent resilience tactical pauses across the U.S. Air Force, in which Airmen had a day to be with their wingmen and discuss the importance of mental health and different avenues of help or support offered to those who need it.