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  • A reminder about tobacco use on base

    There are 33 approved designated tobacco areas (DTAs) on Ellsworth Air Force Base where tobacco products, to include e-cigarettes and chewing tobacco, can be used. Tobacco use in any area other than the approved DTAs and the transfer of cigarette receptacles to new areas for shade or to avoid inclement weather is strictly prohibited.
  • Ellsworth Airmen send relief to wingmen at Tyndall

    Airmen from Ellsworth Air Force Base sent care packages with much needed supplies to Tyndall AFB, Florida, in an effort to assist in the hurricane recovery and reconstruction efforts.
  • Ellsworth continues to donate to CFC

    Ellsworth Air Force Base’s annual Combined Federal Campaign, along with the Air Force Sergeants Association Chapter 951, has collected more than $12,000 for various charities and base organizations this year. Personnel are able to donate online until Jan. 11, 2019. Ellsworth AFB’s campaign is set to run until Nov. 30.
  • Raider Airmen fly in Green Flag 18-10

    More than 100 Airmen from the 37th Bomb Squadron and 28th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron at Ellsworth Air Force Base departed Oct. 25 to participate in exercise Green Flag 18-10, which runs from Oct. 25 to Nov. 9.
  • FTAC: First stop for incoming Airmen

    After spending eight and a half weeks in Air Force Basic Military Training, and several months in technical school, some first-term Airmen arrive at their first duty stations still in trainee mode. The First Term Airmen Course is geared toward preparing incoming, first-term Airmen for their jump from the structured world of training to the more flexible world of the operational Air Force.
  • Tips for a spooky, safe Halloween

    On Halloween night, hundreds of kids dress as everything from princesses and superheroes to cowboys and astronauts as they journey through their neighborhoods in search of candy.
  • Ellsworth gets spooky

    In celebration of Halloween, Ellsworth Airmen and their families attended a free Trunk or Treat event at the Pride Hangar parking lot on Oct. 26.
  • B-1s take off for Trident Juncture

    B-1B Lancers from the 34th Bomb Squadron, 28th Bomb Wing, launched from Ellsworth Air Force Base on Oct. 29 for a transatlantic flight to Norway to participate in Trident Juncture 2018.
  • Cybersecurity is ‘phishy’ business

    During the month of October, the 28th Communications Squadron has distributed weekly newsletters educating Airmen and their families about potential cyber related threats, in addition to providing tips on how to protect private information in the workplace and at home.
  • Combat Raider 19-1 keeps forces ready, lethal

    Aircrew from all 8th Air Force bases flew over the Powder River Training Complex together for the first time during Combat Raider 19-1 on Oct. 16-18. They coordinated with joint tactical air controllers from the Royal Canadian Armed Forces and Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, who helped coordinate simulated air strikes from the ground.

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