Category: Military

The Old Blue Coat

A Slice of Life Several years ago, when I was still riding with Company M, U.S. Army 7th Cavalry memorial regiment, I became friends with one of the older members of the unit. We were both very interested in the frontier military, and each had a collection of artifacts and reproduction items. At one of […]
by Kim Fundingsland
February 18, 2024

MAFB Economic Impact over $621 Million

MINOT – The Budget Office of the 5th Bomb Wing Comptroller presented its annual economic impact analysis report for Minot Air Force Base at a meeting of the Minot Area Chamber EDC Military Affairs Committee on Thursday, February 1, 2024. The group revealed that the total economic impact of MAFB (Minot Air Force Base) in […]
by The Dakotan
February 1, 2024

Military Free Admission to Minot State Games

Minot State University release MINOT – Minot State Athletics will honor all members of the military – active duty, guard, reserve, retired, veteran, and their spouse/dependent – with free admission to any regular season Minot State athletic contest for the remainder of the 2023-24 year.“We are grateful for the men and women who serve or […]
by The Dakotan
January 18, 2024

Sen. Cramer Blasts MAFB Message

BISMARCK — U.S. Senator Kevin Cramer (R-ND), member of the Senate Armed Services Committee (SASC), issued the following statement after Minot Air Force Base leadership sent a message to servicemembers warning them of the dangers associated with being near the Dakota Patriot Rally held at the state fairgrounds in Minot. The message warned that “participation […]
by The Dakotan
November 21, 2023

Groundbreaking at MAFB

Sen. Kevin Cramer, R-ND, release MINOT – U.S. Senator Kevin Cramer, R-ND, member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, gave remarks at the groundbreaking of the Minot Helicopter and Tactical Response Force Team Building which will be used to support new MH-139 Grey Wolf Helicopters. The MH-139 will replace the Bell UH-1N Huey helicopters currently […]
by The Dakotan
August 16, 2023

U.S. Army and Trinity Health Join Forces

Trinity Health release Minot — The U.S. Army and Trinity Health are scheduled to sign a partnership agreementon July 18, 2023, as part of the U.S. Army Partnership for Your Success (PaYS) program at 4:00p.m. at 2305 37th Ave Sw, Minot, ND 58701.The PaYS Program is a strategic partnership between the Army and a cross-section […]
by The Dakotan
July 8, 2023

No Cancer Risk Found so Far, Air Force says 

Montana Nuclear Base Checked  By TARA COPP Associated Press  WASHINGTON (AP) — A review of a Montana nuclear missile base where an unusual number of troops have been diagnosed with blood cancer has found no current risk factors that could explain it, the Air Force says.  The service has been investigating the issue since reports […]
by AP - The Dakotan
May 2, 2023

Money Reduced for Minot AFB Retention 

House Committee Slices Senate Request  BISMARCK – Members of the State House Appropriations Committee have agreed to grant money for military base retention in the state, but to a lesser amount than requested in Senate Bill 2240.  SB2240 sought $900,000 for Minot, and $1 million to be divided equally between Grand Forks and Fargo. The […]
by Kim Fundingsland
April 6, 2023

Shake-up at Minot AFB 

Two Commanders, Four Subordinates Fired  MINOT – Citing “a loss of confidence in their ability to complete their assigned duties, Maj. Gen. Andrew Gebara, commander of the 8th Air Force, relieved two Minot AFB commanders with official confirmation of who coming Tuesday morning.  Relieved are Col. Gregory Mayer, commander of the 5th Mission Support Group, […]
by Kim Fundingsland
February 28, 2023

Foster Care in Minot

Nexus-Path By Erin Beene “There is a tremendous shortage of foster homes within the state of North Dakota. There is always a list for children waiting to be placed in a safe, but temporary, home” said Becky Edwards, Social Worker at Nexus-Path Family Healing.   According to the company’s website, Nexus-Path stands out from a state […]
by Kim Fundingsland
February 26, 2023
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