In Our Communities

May 9, 2024

Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota is set to receive $850 million for upgrades to its nuclear weapons facilities, The North Dakota Monitor reported. The upgrades are part of a broader effort to modernize the nation’s nuclear arsenal, ensuring its reliability and effectiveness in the face of evolving threats….

During an Earth Day celebration at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, Assistant Army Secretary Rachel Jacobson introduced the service’s updated conservation plan, the Chesapeake Bay Strategy, recognizing the need for modernization and partnerships to address the bay’s recovery needs, according to an Army story. The revised plan focuses on water quality, living resource restoration, stormwater management and community awareness.

Army photo by Amaya Green

May 9, 2024

Recent News

Florida’s Space Coast Will House Space Force Training HQ

Florida’s Space Coast Will House Space Force Training HQ

Space Training and Readiness Command headquarters will be established at Patrick Space Force Base in Florida’s Space Coast region, The Orlando Sentinel  reported. “Great news for Florida!” Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) posted on X. “Patrick Space Force Base has received...

HASC Marks Up NDAA with Focus on Quality of Life

HASC Marks Up NDAA with Focus on Quality of Life

The House Armed Services Committee held its marathon hearing Wednesday to work through hundreds of amendments to the annual defense policy bill. This year’s bill is officially titled “The Servicemember Quality of Life Improvement and National Defense Authorization...

Exchange Shoppers Donate Millions to Military Relief Funds

Exchange Shoppers Donate Millions to Military Relief Funds

Shoppers at the Army & Air Force Exchange Service made $2.5 million in donations to military relief funds in 2023, the Exchange said in a press release. “Year after year, Exchange shoppers give selflessly and generously to support their fellow service members,”...

In Our Communities

In Our Communities

Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico and the U.S. Forest Service unveiled upgrades last week at Albuquerque Air Tanker Base to increase the speed, efficiency and readiness of tankers outfitted to douse the dangerous flames. “Team Kirtland is happy to be able assist in...

PAST STORIES