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  • Reconnaissance WIC class graduates newest instructors

    Through a thorough selection and application process, six instructors were chosen and graduated the Reconnaissance Weapons Instructor Course (WIC), Dec. 14, at the U.S. Air Force Weapons School (WPS).
  • Honor guardsmen, local community join for ceremonial flag burning

    Members of the 319th Reconnaissance Wing Honor Guard and local American Legion Post 6 gathered Dec. 7, 2019, on Grand Forks Air Force Base, North Dakota, for a ceremonial flag burn.
  • Two OAY medics share how they support USAF

    Two medical Airmen selected as the Air Force’s 2019 Outstanding Airmen of the Year award share their experiences, and how they support the Air Force both at home and abroad.
  • Veterans with Veteran Health ID Card can shop at Military Exchange starting Jan. 1

    The Defense Department has expanded commissary and Military Service Exchange access.
  • 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.