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KOBANI, Syria (AP) — A roadside bomb in northern Syria killed two coalition personnel, including an American, and wounded five others in a rare attack since the U.S.-led coalition sent troops into the war-torn country, the U.S. military and a U.S. defense official said Friday. The military did not say where the ...
MINOT AIR FORCE BASE – Senator John Hoeven today outlined the need for a new firing range at the Minot Air Force Base during a tour of the existing facility. Hoeven is a member of the Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Committee. Watch the Minot Daily News for more.

Air Force Staff Sgt. Heather Johnson works with her military working dog Cyndy, during a vehicle search at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., March 14, 2018. Military working dog handlers work with their dogs to perform daily procedures, including patrol, detection and scout training. Johnson is a military working ...
MINOT, N.D. - A new multimillion-dollar firing range is in the works for Minot Air Force Base. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., visited with officials at the base to tout the need for the new range. The new range will provide higher quality training through all weather conditions. Hoeven says the current firing range ...
Kevin Cramer, who's trying to unseat Democratic U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp. Pence also is scheduled to speak at an event on tax reform. He's to deliver a similar speech in Minneapolis on Wednesday. It's the second trip to North Dakota in recent months for Pence. He visited Minot Air Force Base last October ...
Following that, a flight crew with the Minot Air Force Base was contacted to assist in the rescue. Between the helicopter and a wire line, Hurley was rescued by the team by 5 p.m. Dynneson extended a thank you to Savage residents, Richland County DES as well as the Minot Air Force base for their ...

There's a lot of folks that come to the Magic City to buy the things that they may not necessarily be able to get in those towns," said Sipma. And to help shoppers who don't live too close to downtown, the Magic City Express Shuttle will be in service on Market days, making stops at the Minot Air Force Base ...
MINOT, N.D. – Minot-area residents will have the chance later this week to voice concerns about an intersection north of town that's come under scrutiny following a crash in February that claimed the life of an airman stationed at Minot Air Force Base. State officials have scheduled a public forum ...
Vice President Mike Pence thanks service members of Minot Air Force Base for their service speaking from a B-52 hangar on Oct. 27, 2017. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune. FARGO – Locals will have two chances to see Vice President Mike Pence in Fargo next week, including at a free event focusing on ...
Minot Air Force Base woman sentenced for child sex crime · Minot Air Force Base woman sentenced for child sex crime. A Minot Air Force Base woman has been sentenced to serve 25 years in prison for videotaping herself sexually exploiting an infant and then selling the videos. A Minot Air Force Base ...
... speaking at Minot Air Force Base in late October. His plan to visit again shortly after Cramer officially launched his bid for the Senate and started to run against incumbent Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp was the source of media speculation this week, though confirmation that it would happen didn't come ...
Mail theft: “Residents of Minot and Minot Air Force Base say cards and envelopes containing cash or gift cards commonly disappear in the mail delivery system.” Undelivered mail: “Another issue frustrating multiple residents is mail returned to sender rather than delivered to a legitimate address or returned ...
RUTHVILLE, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Department of Transportation is examining an intersection that some consider dangerous between Minot and the Minot Air Force Base. The agency is seeking public input following a recent fatal accident that occurred at the U.S. Highway 83 intersection, the ...
15 a 21-year-old Minot Air Force Base man, William Buchanan, collided with a Kenworth tractor-trailer near Ruthville. Buchanan was southbound from Minot AFB to Minot when his 1996 Toyota Corolla slid underneath the westbound semi-trailer driven by Dennis Surprenant, Minot. Buchanan died two days ...
Twenty-one-year-old William Buchanan, a North Carolina native stationed at Minot Air Force Base, was killed on Feb. 15 when he collided with a semi crossing Highway 83 into Ruthville. The North Dakota State Patrol says the semi driver failed to yield to the southbound traffic. It's not the first crash at the ...
RUTHVILLE, N.D. -- A 21-year-old airman stationed at the Minot Air Force Base has died from his injuries in a crash with a semi. William Buchanan, originally from Raleigh, N.C., was in a 1996 Toyota Corolla on Highway 83 traveling from the air base to Minot on Thursday, Feb. 15, about 10:45 a.m. when ...
Now, in addition to the plans for its extended lifespan, the military has announced yet another bit of elective surgery for the ancient planes, currently based at Barksdale Air Force Base in Louisiana and Minot Air Force Base in North Dakota. The Air Force will seek funds to replace the engines on its 75 B-52s ...

While in the Middle East, the Minot AFB B-52s became the first B-52s in the U.S. Air Force to employ the conventional rotary launcher upgrade in combat operations. The upgrade enables a bomber to carry eight additional smart munitions inside its bomb bay, in addition to those that are carried on the wings ...
MINOT, N.D. (AP) — Minot Air Force Base contributed more than half a billion dollars to the local economy last year, but the base's economic impact dropped slightly from 2016. Maj. Douglas Bauer presented the annual economic impact analysis report to the Minot Area Chamber of Commerce's Military ...
He has been at Minot AFB since 2013. “Each squadron has instructors that bring people out here so it's ... Eloise Ogden/MDN Todd Moore, traffic safety manager for the 91st Missile Wing at Minot Air Force Base, sits behind the wheel of a Humvee. The Humvee has a skid system attached for training military ...
Minot Air Force Base is such a ubiquitous part of this community, region and state, that some might take it for granted. ... or the other to benefit one another; by a legion of volunteers from Minot AFB helping out at numerous events in Minot; and with Minot residents welcoming airmen with distinct hospitality.
Submitted Photo Airman 1st Class Reinaldo Velez-Nazario, 5th Security Forces Squadron, stands guard at Minot Air Force Base, Oct. 31, 2017, during Global Thunder 18, an annual command and control and field training exercise, shown in this photo by Senior Airman J.T. Armstrong. Minot AFB has more ...
MINOT, N.D. - Minot Air Force Base has a huge impact on the city of Minot. The military brings roughly 12,000 people from all across the country to the area. On Thursday, the Minot Area Chamber of Commerce Military Affairs Committee came together with members from the base to recognize the economic ...
Pence most recently visited North Dakota in late October, when he spoke at Minot Air Force Base, outlining the Trump administration's support for the nation's armed forces. Rumors of Pence's visit also come just as former Vice President Joe Biden is slated to visit Grand Forks this weekend for the ...
–Minot Public Schools: Monday, March 5, 2018 – There will be no school on Minot Air Force Base and no busing for base students to Minot High School. –All Minot State classes at the Minot Air Force Base are cancelled today. So far our main campus is snow day free for the school year. See you in class, ...
Submitted Photo An unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile from Minot Air Force Base launches at Vandenberg AFB, Calif., in this August 2015 Air Force photo. Test launches provide valuable data for a continued safe, secure and effective nuclear deterrent. MINOT AIR FORCE BASE – A ...


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