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Fort Irwin Boy Scouts step up during planned power outage

Posted December 6, 2013 by Gustavo Bahena

The National Training Center and Fort Irwin underwent a planned power outage Nov. 16, and sticking around that Saturday to provide a helping hand to the community was Boy Scout Troop 67.

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What to do when it’s c-c-cold

Posted December 6, 2013 by United States Army Combat Readiness Center

For many people, working or playing in cold weather can be a positive experience. You may feel invigorated by the bracing air and feel like doing your work with more physical energy than usual. When you work or play outdoors or in unheated structures during the winter months you are at risk for serious health…

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Medics graduate with two-year degree

Posted January 10, 2014 by Gustavo Bahena

Five Soldiers graduated with an associate’s of science degree during a ceremony, here, Nov. 14.

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November and December 2013 birth announcements

Posted January 10, 2014 by Jaime Slocum

Natalie Booseh – girl Nov. 6 at 3:45 a.m. 8 lbs., 3 oz. Spc. Alex Adl and Shaghayegh Yadegari Unit/Company: 51st Translator Interpreter Company Kawika David Anthony – boy Nov. 8 at 5:02 a.m. 7 lbs., 13 oz., 20.9 inches Staff Sgt. Frank and Evangeline Rodriguez Unit/Company: Operations Group Niko Dimitri – boy Nov. 8.at…

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Scorpions scale Tiefort summit

Posted January 10, 2014 by Public Affairs Office

The oldest Operations Group team, the Green Team, became the tallest after the unit and family members reached the top of Tiefort Mountain, here, Nov. 26.

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The importance of appointment accountability

Posted January 10, 2014 by Pfc. Jodie Wagner

Medical appointments are critical to the continued performance of Soldiers at the National Training Center and Fort Irwin. The staff members of our medical facilities work hard to provide medical attention to Soldiers and family members, so it is extremely important to ensure medical appointments are kept. There are many reasons why maintaining accountability for…

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Military lending protection

Posted January 10, 2014 by Jessaka Menzie-Kwakye

The 2006 Department of Defense’s Report on Predatory Lending Practices, found that military families have characteristics that can make them a market of choice for predatory lending. For example, 48 percent of enlisted Soldiers are younger than 25 years old, typically have limited financial education, and perhaps most significantly, they receive a steady paycheck. In…

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Legal services available for Soldiers during medical boards

Posted January 10, 2014 by Tina Pazienza

Soldiers undergoing a medical evaluation board sometimes feel lost and confused with the significant decisions they have to make that will affect their military careers and the rest of their lives. The Office of Soldiers’ Counsel is the Army’s team of qualified and trained attorneys and paralegals, who assist Soldiers in the Integrated Disability Evaluation…

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History written in stone: Sam Hunter’s quest to preserve the Black Mountain battleground

Posted January 10, 2014 by Les Ozawa

When retired first sergeant Sam Hunter was hired to work as a tank simulator technician at the National Training Center, little did he know that he would be spending much of his life outside Fort Irwin documenting a great battle that happened 7,000 years ago in a 25-square mile battle space west of Fort Irwin.

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So you want to be in pictures?

Posted December 6, 2013 by Les Ozawa

Eleven National Training Center Soldiers mixed it up with hundreds of Hollywood film industry personnel and business community leaders during the annual GI Film Festival at Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, Calif., Nov. 1-2.

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