Nevada Guard leads COVID-19 vaccination effort in Las Vegas

Soldiers and Airmen of Joint Task Force 17 have been mobilized since mid-January to assist and administer COVID-19 vaccines throughout the Las Vegas valley. As...

Nellis Airmen thanked by president

The efforts of Col. Danny Wong, deployed to the 64th Expeditionary Medical Operations Squadron, from the 99th Dental Squadron, Nellis AFB, Nev., and his...

U.S. Army announces 2021 DOD Warrior Games dates, events

The Department of Defense 2021 Warrior Games will take place Sept. 12 to 22 at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt...

VASNHS holding walk-in COVID vaccination clinic for Veterans ages 65+ Feb....

VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System is providing first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine to enrolled veterans ages 65 and older during a walk-in clinic...

Nellis continues COVID-19 vaccinations, reduces HPCON

As a decrease in COVID-19 cases at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., has been sustained and vaccinations continue, the base returned to installation green...

Second dose, complete

The 926th Wing distributes the second dose of COVID-19 vaccines during the February UTA, Feb. 6, 2021, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. As...

DOD announces use of masks and other public health measures

Effective Feb. 4, Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III signed a memo that, effective immediately, directs all individuals on military installations and all...

Defense personnel to support FEMA in vaccination push

Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III announced Feb. 5 that 1,110 active duty service members will support five Federal Emergency Management Agency vaccinations...

VA gives 10,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine, expands vaccine availability to...

VA Southern Nevada Healthcare administered its 10,000th dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine Jan. 29, 2021. Since giving the first dose of the vaccine on...

DOD experts explain: The science behind the COVID-19 vaccines

Almost six weeks after the Food and Drug Administration issued emergency use authorization for the first two COVID-19 vaccines, many questions have arisen concerning...