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  • Warrior of the Week: 1st Lt. Peterson

    Name: 1st Lt. PetersonUnit: 348th Reconnaissance SquadronTime in service:  3 yearsTime on station:      21 monthsHometown:      Richmond, MichiganWhy is serving in the Air Force important to you?I believe that supporting and defending the Constitution of the United States is the right thing to do. It is a great privilege to participate in the
  • Warrior of the Week: 2nd Lt. Emily Schultz

    Name: 2nd Lt. Emily SchultzUnit: 10th Space Warning SquadronDuty Title: Crew CommanderTime in Service: 8 years, 2 months; 7 years, 4 months as an enlisted Bioenvironmental Engineering TechnicianTime on Station: 6 monthsHometown: Fence, WisconsinWhy is serving in the Air Force important to you?There is no other military like the United States
  • The importance of Protocol: Core Values hold the key

    You drive through the gate of an Air Force base for the first time just before 5 p.m. on a weekday. As you continue to drive, you pass a playground full of children. All of a sudden music begins to play and the car in front of you pulls to the side of the road. While sitting there, the national anthem begins to play and you look over to see the
  • Warrior of the Week: Senior Airman Aleiah Enders

    Name: Senior Airman Aleiah Nicole EndersUnit: 319th Force Support SquadronDuty title: Fitness SpecialistTime in service:  3 years, 8 monthsTime on station:  3 years, 3 monthsHometown:  Wellsburg, W. Va.Why is serving in the Air Force important to you?Serving in the Air Force is very important to me because I feel as if I am part of something that
  • Grand Forks AFB welcomes former NFL star for Summer Bash

    The Warriors of the North hosted a special guest Aug. 20 for this year's Summer Bash.Professional athlete and former Dallas Cowboys running back Herschel Walker played professionally for 12 seasons in the National Football League, and won the Memorial Heisman Trophy in 1982 while competing as a college football running back for the University of
  • Grand Forks community works together to combat sexual assault

    Sexual assault awareness is observed across the Department of Defense every year in the month of April. The theme of April 2015 was "Know your part. Do your part." which is something members of Grand Forks AFB and the Grand Forks community know to be an essential part of combating sexual assault."We have to be on the same page, between the military
  • Warrior of the Week: Patricia Soper

    Name: Patricia "Pat" SoperUnit: 319th Medical Support SquadronDuty title: Referral CoordinatorTime in service:  7 years, 5 monthsTime on station:  19 years, 3 monthsHometown:  Utica, New YorkWhy is serving in the Air Force important to you?It's good to give back to those who serve each and every day 24/7.What moment or accomplishment as a Warrior
  • Warrior of the Week: Senior Airman Kelsey Owens

    Unit: 319th Security Forces SquadronDuty title: Base Defense Operations Center ControllerTime in service: 5 yearsTime on station: 1 year 2 monthsHometown: Rutherfordton, North CarolinaWhy is serving in the Air Force important to you?Serving in the Air Force is important to me because it gives me a sense of pride in being a part of something bigger
  • Warrior of the Week: Senior Airman Jordan Kissinger

    Rank and name: Senior Airman Jordan KissingerUnit: 319th Operations Support SquadronDuty Title: Airfield ManagementTime in service: 3 years, 3 monthsTime on station: 2 years, 10 monthsHometown: Shippensburg, Pa.Why is serving in the Air Force important to you?Serving in the Air Force is important to me because it gives me a great sense of pride
  • Warrior of the Week: Tech. Sgt. Joshua Briscoe

    Rank and name: Tech. Sgt. Joshua BriscoeUnit: 69th Maintenance SquadronDuty Title: Metals Technology CraftsmanTime in service: 11 yearsTime on station: 3 yearsHometown: Beaumont, TexasWhy is serving in the Air Force important to you? Me serving in the military and being able to bring the Air Force story to my home town is what makes the Air Force
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