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  • Airey Dining Facility closed for renovations

    The Airey Dining Facility here closed for renovations April 4, 2018, and is scheduled to reopen within 2-4 months.
  • AF Fire Emergency Services test fire trucks in extreme cold

    Air Force fire service professionals at Grand Forks Air Force Base, North Dakota, recently spent a week in the coldest weather the country has experienced this year to test the discharge systems of firefighting agents on Air Force fire trucks.
  • GFAFB Tax Center will not be open this year

    The Grand Forks AFB Tax Center will not be open this year to process taxes. However, if you would like assistance with your tax returns, there are several local, national and internet resources available to you.
  • Warriors of the North prepare for GFAFB’s first CCRI

    Grand Forks AFB first-ever Command Cyber Readiness Inspection is set to take place here from April 16-20. With this being the wing’s first time undergoing this inspection, the 319th Communications Squadron wants to ensure each unit and more importantly, each individual is ready.The CCRI is a USCYBERCOM-mandated inspection that is aimed at improving
  • Indian C-130 Hercules transits through GFAFB

    Service members with the Indian Air Force complete routine maintenance on a C-130 Hercules Jan. 13, 2018, after landing at Grand Forks Air Force Base, N.D before heading to McChord AFB, Wash. for exercise Vajra Prahar. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Elora J. Martinez)
  • Total Force Airmen highlighted in Civilian Recognition Program

    Recently a Grand Forks Air Force Base civilian was recognized by the commander for exceptional performance as part of the civilian recognition program.The civilian recognition program is in place to foster mission accomplishments by recognizing excellence in its civilian employees and motivate them to high levels of performance and service.“We care
  • UND approved as AU-ABC partner

    The University of North Dakota was approved as an Air University Associate to Baccalaureate Cooperative partner Dec. 11, 2017.
  • 319th CES Airmen deploy to support Puerto Rico relief efforts

    Two Airmen from the 319th Civil Engineer Squadron recently deployed to Puerto Rico in support of Hurricane Maria relief efforts.Staff Sgt. Christopher Metzger and Airman 1st Class Malcom Edgar, 319 CES firefighters, volunteered to deploy to Puerto Rico after the unit received a call from Air Combat Command deployment section. After being hit by a
  • Med group commander battles breast cancer with the help of Tricare

    “I knew my life was going to change, I knew I was not in control, and that’s what scared me the most.” These are the thoughts that ran through Col. Theresa Medina’s mind as she was notified that she was diagnosed with breast cancer.Fifteen minutes after finding out she landed a position as a squadron commander at Davis Monthan Air Force Base,
  • TRICARE to make changes in 2018

    On Jan. 1, 2018, TRICARE will transition from three regional contractors to two: the North and South regions will combine into a single East region. If you are currently enrolled in or eligible for TRICARE coverage on Dec. 31, 2017, you will transition to your respective TRICARE plan on Jan. 1, 2018.