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Military

Minot AFB hosts First Sergeant Symposium

MINOT AIR FORCE BASE – A First Sergeant Symposium was held at Minot Air Force Base from Feb. 21-23. The symposium served as a platform for non-commissioned officers and senior non-commissioned officers to acquire essential tools and resources necessary to step into the role of a first ...

Corps, National Guard assist with ice jam

BISMARCK – Gov. Doug Burgum received a commitment from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Thursday to reduce flows from Garrison Dam upstream of an ice jam causing minor flooding on the Missouri River in Bismarck-Mandan. The major ice jam near Fox Island and the Heart River confluence south ...

Minot AFB B-52H bomber makes emergency landing

MINOT AIR FORCE BASE – A B-52H Stratofortress bomber from Minot Air Force Base made an emergency landing at the base on Friday about 12:52 a.m. due to a single engine fire. None of the crewmembers were injured and the Minot AFB Fire Department arrived on scene and extinguished the aircraft ...

Prairie Warrior Auction benefits Minot AFB

Minot Air Force Base units and personnel will benefit from the proceeds of the 2024 Annual Prairie Warrior Auction. “Proceeds from the event will be used to send first-term airmen Home for the Holidays and help squadrons fund events, meals and other morale-boosting activities aimed at ...

Missing Man table display erected

A table at Minot’s Pizza Ranch has been reserved to honor missing comrades in arms, who served far from home and wrote blank checks to their country for an amount of up to and including their lives. This table setting will be on display through Veterans Day on Nov. 11 as a reminder of the ...

Burgum, Dohrmann visit ND Guard soldiers at border

AT THE U.S.-MEXICO BORDER – Gov. Doug Burgum and Maj. Gen. Alan Dohrmann, adjutant general of the North Dakota National Guard, on Friday visited soldiers from the Jamestown-based 817th Engineer Company at the U.S.-Mexico border, thanking them for supporting U.S. Customs and Border Protection ...