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  • Ellsworth marks 70th Anniversary with celebration events

    Governor Dennis Daugaard and Air Force Chief of Staff General Norton Schwartz will join other military and community leaders from Ellsworth's past and present in celebrating the base's 70th Anniversary during a celebration dinner at the Ramkota in Rapid City, May 19. This celebration dinner is the

  • Ellsworth Airman arraigned in Pennington County

    An Ellsworth Airman has been arrested by the Pennington County Sheriff's Office on charges of solicitation of a minor and 4th degree rape, April 3. Staff Sgt. Matthew Zook, a financial management supervisor assigned to the Air Force Financial Services Center at Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., was

  • Shots fired in Ellsworth housing area

    The spouse of an active-duty Airman assigned to Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D. has been apprehended after reportedly firing a weapon on the installation at approximately 10:40 a.m. today. No injuries have been reported. Officials are investigating the incident. For more information, please call the

  • Ellsworth Airman shot and killed

    A 22-year-old Airman assigned to the 28th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron was shot and killed early Aug. 31 in Hampton, Va. Senior Airman Richard Redick, a sortie support journeyman from Newport News, Va., was on leave in Virginia when the incident occurred. Redick arrived at Ellsworth in June

  • Ellsworth Airmen to return from deployment to Southwest Asia

    Approximately 300 Ellsworth Airmen will return home from a deployment to Southwest Asia in support of missions in the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility. Aircrews from Ellsworth provided critical air presence, precision strike, and surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities to support

  • Ellsworth airmen to participate in remembrance flag re-stitching

    Airmen and families stationed at Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D. will be participating in a Remembrance Flag Re-stitching event at 8:15 a.m., Aug. 4 in the base Pride Hangar. Ms. South Dakota, Anna Simpson, will deliver the 9/11 Remembrance Flag being re-stitched by people across the country. Once

  • Area Korean War veterans part of commemoration event June 25

    Members of the Korean War Veterans Association Chapter 160 will be among those to commemorate the 61st anniversary of the start of the Korean War during a special event from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the South Dakota Air and Space Museum.Veterans will be available throughout the day to share their stories

  • Ellsworth providing critical support to FEMA

    Airmen from the 28th Bomb Wing are providing vital support to the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the federal response to recent flooding in South Dakota and surrounding states.Ellsworth is serving as a staging base for 21 FEMA tractor trailers of relief supplies, providing secure storage,

  • 28th Bomb Wing change of command to occur May 13

    The 28th Bomb Wing change of command ceremony is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. on Friday, May 13, 2011 in the Pride Hangar on Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D.The ceremony will be officiated by Brig. Gen. Jon A. Norman, vice commander of 12th Air Force and Air Forces Southern. During the indoor ceremony,

  • Air Force to transfer land to Ellsworth Development Authority

    Air Force officials will transfer 53.32 acres of land formerly used for base housing to the South Dakota Ellsworth Development Authority during a ceremony planned for April 29 at the Douglas School Board offices in Box Elder, S.D.On behalf of the Air Force, 28th Bomb Wing Commander Col. Jeffrey