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5th Medical Group Conducts Exercise Ready Eagle

5th Medical Group Conducts Exercise Ready Eagle

MINOT AIR FORCE BASE, N.D. --“Training days are so important because we are here as a defense force, medical readiness, and we’re here to deploy… if we’re needed,” stated Tech Sgt. Nathan Langel, Flight Chief of medical readiness and Command Support Staff. The 5th...

Operation Homefront: Back to School Backpack Brigade

Operation Homefront: Back to School Backpack Brigade

It was a warm Tuesday afternoon, but people lined up as the annual Back To School Backpack Brigade sponsored by the MAFB School Liaison Office and national nonprofit Operation Homefront. The event offered free resources and support to military families as children are...

Bacon Inspired Food Pairedwith Local Beer… Yes Please!

Bacon Inspired Food Paired
with Local Beer… Yes Please!

Who loves bacon-infused meals and the deep smoky flavors of locally brewed beers? I am going to assume that the majority of readers just raised their hands. So for those of you that did, the Roosevelt Park Zoo has something just for you and the hundreds of other bacon...

Stronger by Helping Each Other: Women’s Leadership Symposium

Stronger by Helping Each Other: Women’s Leadership Symposium

The military hosts many conferences, meetings and training; it is part of what they do and how they train Airmen to be the best they can be. However, on July 11 & 12 in Norfolk, Virginia, something more unique was going on. The Joint Women’s Leadership Symposium...

Adopt a Pet and Rock Outthis Summer

Adopt a Pet and Rock Out
this Summer

Pets are so loved. They often become part of the family and part of ourselves. But what happens to those pets who don’t get blessed with a loving family? Whose lives do they bless and how can you help them? The Souris Valley Animal Shelter wants to get every pet into...

WarBull SNCO Select Development – “Leaders Lead”

WarBull SNCO Select Development – “Leaders Lead”

Over the past four weeks the 5th Civil Engineer Squadron, otherwise known as the WarBulls, conducted a series of training, activities and instructions to welcome their newest members of the Senior Non-commissioned Officer promotions. The SNCO Select Development is a...

What Wonderful WeatherWe’re Witnessing

What Wonderful Weather
We’re Witnessing

The North Dakota weather this past year has knocked the socks off those new to the area. Most newcomers have been warned about the long winters, dark days and blustery conditions, but rarely is it mentioned the beautiful, moderate temperatures and bright sunny days...