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  • 28th Bomb Wing dedicates airfield operations building in honor of Ola 'Millie' Rexroat

    The 28th Bomb Wing will dedicate the Airfield Operations Building in honor of the late Ola "Millie" Rexroat during a memorialization ceremony at Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota, Oct. 2, 2017, at 9 a.m.A plaque with Rextroat’s laser-engraved photo and contributions will be placed on the wall, in the building’s main lobby. Rexroat was a member
  • Ellsworth Airmen to take part in United Way Day of Caring

    More than 200 Airmen from the 28th Bomb Wing at Ellsworth will take part in the United Way Day of Caring Sept. 7, 2017, in Rapid City, South Dakota.The Day of Caring is a volunteer-based event which encourages people to get involved in the local community by helping others in need.Airmen will specifically be helping with 36 different projects
  • Retiree Appreciation Day luncheon at Ellsworth

    The Ellsworth Retiree Activities Office will host a Retiree Appreciation Day luncheon Sept. 15, 2017, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Dakota’s Club.The luncheon is an opportunity to thank all retirees and their families for their past service as well as provide information about resources available for them on base.Speakers for the event will include
  • Barksdale Theater Group brings performance to Ellsworth

    The Barksdale Sexual Assault Theater Group will put on three improvisational theater productions Aug. 30 at the Deployment Center on Ellsworth.The group, coming from Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, will shed light on intra and interpersonal harm, and promote helping agencies available across the Air Force. Scenarios from the performance, “A
  • A&FRC hosts Back to School Round Up

    The Airman and Family Readiness Center will host the 2017 Back to School Round Up on Aug. 26 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Pride Hangar on Ellsworth.The event is hosted by the A&FRC prior to the start of each school year to provide educational resources to base families. Additionally, Operation Home Front will provide free school supplies to the first
  • Strengthened security: off-duty 28th SFS authorized to conceal carry firearms

    The 28th Bomb Wing commander signed the Law Enforcement Officers Safety Act for Ellsworth Air Force Base, July 31, 2017.
  • Ellsworth conducting training event July 18-19

    The 28th Bomb Wing will conduct a base training event July 18-19, potentially impacting entering and exiting the installation, as well as other base services.Everyone is encouraged to call in advance to ensure appointments and services are not impacted.For more information, please contact the 28th BW Public Affairs at (605) 385-5056 or by emailing
  • Civilian Personnel Office extends hours of operation

    The Civilian Personnel Office extended their hours of operation to better serve customers.  Current hours are now 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, with the exception of federal holidays.  For additional information, please call CPO at (605) 385-2474.
  • Bismarck Gate maintenance May 3

    Access to the base through the Bismarck (commercial) Gate will be impeded May 3 beginning at 11 a.m. due to maintenance on the search facility.
  • Combat Arms Firing Range No Trespassing notice

    The 28th Security Forces Squadron Combat Arms Firing Range Complex, located at 2642 Scott Dr. in the northeast corner of Ellsworth AFB, is off limits to all unauthorized personnel.Firing operations are conducted during day and night hours and can be extremely dangerous. The firing range is a no trespass area.For more information or to gain valid