Veteran homelessness drops nearly 50 percent since 2010

WASHINGTON -- The Housing and Urban Development and Veterans Affairs departments and the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness today announced that the number of...

Army veterans recall their service in Korea and Vietnam

Courtesy photographRetired Chief Warrant Officer 2 William J. Opferman poses during basic training at Fort Dix, New Jersey, in 1948. RETIRED CHIEF WARRANT...

DOD releases new for harassment prevention, response policy

On Feb. 8, the Department of Defense announced the release of DOD Instruction 1020.03, “Harassment Prevention and Response in the Armed Forces,” effective immediately.  The...

California law strengthens protections for service members

On Sept. 19, 2018, California Governor Jerry Brown, signed Assembly Bill No. 3212, a measure that will strengthen California’s existing consumer protections for military...

Volunteers recognized and praised for more than 25,000 hours of service...

FORT IRWIN, Calif. — The National Training Center held its annual Volunteer Award Ceremony at the Samuel Adams Event Center to recognize volunteers throughout...

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• Weed Army Community Hospital hosted a free event for active duty soldiers and civilians on back pain with Barbell Medicine on Dec. 5...

Five missing, two found after F/A-18, tanker crash off Japan

TOKYO — A Marine refueling plane and a fighter jet crashed into the Pacific Ocean off Japan's southwestern coast after colliding early Dec. 5,...

NTC Chaplain accompanies Medal of Honor recipient to the White House

WASHINGTON, D.C.  — The Chaplain for the National Training Center/Fort Irwin, Lt. Col. Ric Brown, visited the White House in Washington, as a guest...

Fort Irwin reacts to earthquakes

FORT IRWIN, Calif. — Fort Irwin got more than a few, big bangs and fireworks on the Fourth of July this year, as a...

Task Force Talon soars at the NTC

Two UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters kicked up dust on a hilltop in the Mojave Desert as Soldiers piled out, hit the ground and established...

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