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  • Myths and facts about the vax — debunking common COVID-19 vaccine myths

    The COVID-19 vaccine has been mandated across the Department of Defense and despite its demonstrated effectiveness and safety, a host of myths have left some Airmen and Guardians hesitant to receive it. While social media posts and some news outlets may make it harder to keep up with what is fact or

  • Centenarian Celebration

    Fran Harris, now one of the world’s few centenarians, celebrated her 100th birthday in Rapid City, S.D., Sept. 11, 2021. During those hundred years, Fran dedicated herself to helping the men and women serving alongside her husband in the military.

  • Loading up for the Global Strike Challenge

    Airmen from the 34th Aircraft Maintenance Unit and the 37th Aircraft Maintenance Unit, 28th Maintenance Squadron, competed in the Global Strike Challenge for weapons loading at Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota, September 13.

  • Ellsworth hosts Combat Raider exercise

    Combat Raider, an exercise designed to train aircrews and supporting units for current and future contingencies through a variety of realistic combat scenarios, came to a close at Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota, July 23.

  • Ellsworth receives new weapon systems

    ELLSWORTH AIR FORCE BASE, S.D. – The 28th Security Forces Squadron became the first unit in Air Force Global Strike Command to receive a shipment of M4A1 Carbine rifles June 28.

  • Ellsworth unites with ANG for Golden Coyote

    The 28th Medical Readiness Squadron trained alongside the South Dakota Army National Guard during a segment of exercise Golden Coyote conducted June 16 on Ellsworth Air Force Base. The training focused on proper medical procedures for aerial medical transportation, where individuals are flown in