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Fort bids farewell to Morse Code training on National Morse Code Day

Posted May 1, 2015 by Tanja Linton

It’s the beginning of the end of an era at Fort Huachuca. On Monday, National Morse Code Day, the last Manual Morse Code class began here. In the future, the course will be taught by the Air Force at Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas.

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Fort participates in math, science experience

Posted May 1, 2015 by Natalie Lakosil

Students from all over Cochise County had the chance to see first hand some of the technology Fort Huachuca agencies use regularly during the Math and Science Experience 2015 at Cochise College.

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National Park tourism has over $11.1 million in economic benefits locally

Posted May 1, 2015 by NPS Southeast Arizona Group release

Cochise County, Ariz. – A new National Park Service, or NPS, report shows that last year 170,927 visitors to the three national park sites in Cochise County spent $9,663,200 in communities near the parks.

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  The Fort Huachuca Firefighters from Fire House 1 shared a special lunch with students at Gen. Myer Elementary School on April 23. Jill Petersen’s fourth grade class had a special pizza party hosted by the firefighters. The pizza party was the prize for student Addison Caravona, 10, and her classmates after she found the…

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Second ‘Take Back Night’ hosted at Cochise College

Posted April 24, 2015 by Stephanie Caffall

Stephanie Caffall Rick Mueller, mayor, City of Sierra Vista, spoke at the Take Back the Night event and encouraged the community to put an end to sexual assault and harassment. Fort Huachuca and the Sierra Vista community joined together in hosting the second Take Back the Night event 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at the Cochise College…

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Military working dogs retire after nine years of service

Posted April 24, 2015 by Natalie Lakosil

The 483rd Military Police Detachment, Military Working Dogs, said goodbye to two Soldiers on Tuesday morning at the Fort Huachuca Kennels.

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Arizona celebrates Water Awareness Month

Posted April 24, 2015 by Arizona Dept. of Water Resources

Recognizing that Arizona is an arid state with finite water supplies and a growing population, it is essential that Arizonans do their part to ensure that Arizona has the water we need for our communities to thrive for generations to come. For that reason, the month of April was designated as Water Awareness Month. The…

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WWES explains importance of water-energy nexus

Posted April 24, 2015 by Water Wise & Energy Smart release

WAM! In Arizona, April is Water Awareness Week. So why are we talking energy? When we turn the handle at the sink, clear sparkling water magically flows from the faucet. But, in reality, it isn’t magic that brings water into our homes. It takes significant amounts of energy to pump the water from the water…

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Irwin pool fees now being implemented May 23

Posted April 24, 2015 by Natalie Lakosil

Due to budget constraints, Irwin Pool will begin implementing fees May 23 through Sept. 6, 2015.

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YES Fair winners named Gen. Myer Elementary School fifth-graders recently competed in the Youth Engineering & Science, or YES, Fair in Cochise County. The competition included students in grades 5 through 12 throughout the Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative service area and schools in Bisbee, Douglas, Nogales and Tombstone. Students competed in the category of…

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