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Walking for sexual assault awareness

Story by Robert Lingley on 04/04/2019 April is recognized as Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month across the U.S. by both military and civilian communities. At Peterson Air Force Base the third annual Walk-A-Lap will be held throughout April at the Fitness Center track. "Walk-a-Lap is a way to support
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Clarke becomes 12th USSOCOM commander

Story by Michael Bottoms on 04/02/2019 Army Gen. Richard D. Clarke took command of U.S. Special Operations Command from Army Gen. Raymond A. Thomas III during a Mar. 29 change of command ceremony in Tampa, Florida. Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick M. Shanahan presided over the time-honored change-of-command ceremony, also
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ACI formalized partnership with 335th Signal Command

Story by Brandon OConnor on 03/29/2019 As the Army prepares to fight the wars of tomorrow, the Army Cyber Institute at West Point is at the forefront of making sure American forces are ready to fight and win in a changing world. ACI took a major step toward utilizing every
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Driving the future

The Army needs vehicles to be robotics ready' for the future force. by Bryan J. McVeigh and Mark Mazzara Robotic mules that follow Soldiers to carry and charge their gear. Remotely piloted aircraft giving Soldiers real-time intelligence. Standoff systems to let Soldiers investigate and neutralize explosives from the safety of
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DOD Reserve Family Readiness Award awarded to Rainier Wing

Story by SSgt Mary Andom on 03/19/2019 Innovation, creativity and caring for Reserve Citizen Airmen and their families just are some words to describe initiatives of the 446th Airlift Wing Airman and Family Readiness (A&FR) office. The A&FR team was recently notified it was selected as the 2018 Department of
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Different branches, Same Family Tree

Story by SPC Grant Ligon on 03/18/2019 FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. -- The 502nd Military Police Battalion Criminal Investigation Command conducted a Change of Command Ceremony on Jan. 4, 2019. As Army Lt. Col. Whitney Jensen, former commander of the 502nd MP Battalion CID shared her experience in commanding the unit
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'Therapy on ice' helps vets heal, give back to community

Story by Gary Sheftick on 03/13/2019 WASHINGTON -- The buzz of the crowd had Sgt. 1st Class Michael Vaccaro on edge. Then a loud bang made him look around nervously. He knew the noise came from a Zamboni machine, yet its exhaust made him think of the aftermath of a
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CNIC Awarded for CFC's Most Outstanding Campaign in National Capital Area

Story by CPO Brian Morales on 03/12/2019 WASHINGTON-- The Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) National Capital Area's (NCA) Most Outstanding Campaign Award was presented to Commander, Navy Installations Command (CNIC) by the Under Secretary of the Navy Thomas B. Modly inside the Pentagon's Hall of Heroes at Arlington, Va., March 6.
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Minnesota native earns Distinguished Service Cross

Story by SSG Neysa Canfield on 03/11/2019 MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota On the morning of Oct. 3, 2009, 1st Lt. Andrew Bundermann and the Soldiers of Bravo Troop, 3rd Squadron, 61st Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, were woken up by the sound of mortar and small arms fire
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Marine Corps Installations Command Hosts Hawaii's Military Affairs Council

Story by MAJ Simba Chigwida on 03/08/2019 Members of Hawaii's Military Affairs Council (MAC) met with Maj. Gen. Coglianese, Commander, Marine Corps Installations Command (MCICOM), at the Pentagon to discuss efforts of mutual interest on March 7, 2019. The MAC is made up of roughly 75 Hawaiian business leaders, military
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Each one teach one: Soldier's winning skills translates to better troops, food service

Story by Terrance Bell on 03/06/2019 FORT LEE, Va. (March 6, 2019) -- The glamor of winning gold at the Joint Culinary Training Exercise is often fleeting. After the camera flashes, bro hugs and Facebook posts comes the real test can the victor somehow turn his or her achievement into
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