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  • Newly-renovated dorm earns LEED certification

    Gray Hall, one of five dormitories on base, earned a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Silver award for its sustainable and energy-efficient renovations March 26, 2020.
  • Gate procedure update amidst COVID-19

    Warriors, as we all take precautionary measures amidst the current events of COVID-19, at this time we ask for your cooperation when entering the base by following these new gate procedures to reduce contact between individuals:
  • Changes to child and youth program hours to improve quality of care

    Imagine if the waitlist at the Child Development Center were years long, or if the School Age Center potentially closed down completely, or worse yet, if Liberty Square was no longer an option for after school or weekend enrichment opportunities. If you have children enrolled in the CDC or Youth Programs, then these options probably sound stressful and perhaps not like options at all.
  • First positive COVID-19 diagnosis in the region

    The base received notification of a positive COVID-19 diagnosis in the region. In anticipation of possible spread, base leadership has directed raising our Health Protection Condition from zero to A. At this time, there are no confirmed cases of the disease on Grand Forks Air Force Base, but leadership teams are already proactive in accomplishing Force Health Protection Condition Alpha measures out of an abundance of caution. These are risk-based measures consistent with guidance from the Department of Defense and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and we will continue to work closely with our state and regional/local health officials to ensure our detection and response efforts are coordinated.
  • Coronavirus Disease: What you should know

    There is currently no vaccine to prevent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus. However, as a reminder, CDC always recommends everyday preventive actions to help prevent the spread of respiratory diseases, including:
  • DOD Issues Flexible Instructions on Response to Coronavirus

    The Defense Department has issued instructions to the armed services and department heads on how to respond to the implications of the growing coronavirus outbreak.
  • Base library re-opens following six-month remodel

    The base library re-opened March 4, 2020, following a six-month renovation that began in August of 2019.
  • Air Force Surgeon General visits Grand Forks

    Lt. Gen. Dorothy Hogg, Air Force Surgeon General, and Chief Master Sgt. George “Steve” Cum, Chief of the Medical Enlisted Force visited with Airmen at the 319th Medical Group here, Jan. 27.
  • Grand Forks opens new state-of-the-art facility for canines

    Base members and leadership celebrated the grand opening of a new K-9 facility here, Jan. 24.
  • Coronavirus: What providers, patients should know

    With news of the contagious and potentially deadly illness known as novel coronavirus grabbing headlines worldwide, military health officials say that an informed, common sense approach minimizes the chances of getting sick.
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