Monday Apr 14
Military Asked To Fill Gaps Left By USFS
We've all seen the damage wildfires caused to our community. Now, Senator Mark Udall is hoping to prevent another disaster by adding more air support.
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Monday Apr 14
Udall concerned military cuts could impact firefighting readiness
Colorado's U.S. Sen. Mark Udall said the military is ready for another season of battling wildfires from the air, but remains worried that planned cuts could impact readiness.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
New American Legion honors Peterson war hero by adopting his name
Seidler, Post 381 of the American Legion was founded Jan. 7, 2013. For more information or to become a member, go to http://www.post381.org.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Defence Industry Daily
Facing Drop in Demand, Oshkosh Defense to Cut Workforce by 29%
Oshkosh announced the termination of 760 jobs at its defense division between June and July, most of them being hourly positions.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Lessons from Hurricane Katrina, Superstorm Sandie shaped quicker...
Colorado wildfires have taught military commanders how to respond more quickly to disasters, the deputy commander of U.S. Northern Command told Colorado Springs business and civic leaders during a luncheon Tuesday.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Pensacola News Journal
Rod Duren: Tyndall center coordinates mudslide rescue mission
The Air Force Rescue Coordination Center at Tyndall Air Force Base in Panama City was preparing coordination efforts even before the anticipated 911 call came in from Washington state officials about a massive mudslide that buried many residents of Snohomish County.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Belleville News Democrat
Air Force unit at Scott to cut 99 civilian, military jobs
Air Force cost-cutting and reorganization efforts have led the Air Force Network Integration Center to cut 43 percent of its jobs at Scott Air Force Base, resulting in the upcoming loss of 99 positions.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Citizens Question Military Bases' 'Gun-Free' Policy
Lingering snow and rain showers continue for the southeastern plains as this system continues to drift.
Springtime in the Rockies = blast of winter: About 4 inches of snow...
Although up to 9 inches of snow fell northwest of Peterson Air Force Base, National Weather Service meteorologist Kyle Mozley said no records were broken Thursday, Most of Colorado Springs got about 4 to 4.5 inches of snow and further north in Black Forest and Monument, weather observers reported about 5 inches of snow on the ground.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
WJHG-TV Panama City
Top Promotions At Tyndall
He'll be leaving that post to become Director of Operations at the U.S. Northern Command headquarters at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
U.S. Naval Institute
Document: Flag Officer Annoucements
The following is a list of U.S. Navy flag officer announcements from the Pentagon, released this afternoon.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
FReeper Canteen ~ Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado ~ 25 MARCH 2014
Peterson Air Force Base is a base of the United States Air Force located at Colorado Springs in El Paso County, Colorado, United States and it provides runways for the adjacent City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport under a shared joint civil-military airport arrangement.
Colorado Springs Business Journal
USAF Commander to head 30th Space Symposium
The Colorado Springs-based Space Foundation announced Tuesday that Gen. William Shelton, commander of Air Force Space Command at Peterson Air Force Base, will be the featured speaker at this year's Space Symposium.
Sun Mar 23, 2014
Canon City Daily Record Newspaper
What's Happening In Fremont County
The Fremont Center for the Arts will host its annual Fremont County Schools Art Show in April at 505 Macon Ave. The opening reception for middle and high school students' artwork will be from 5-8 p.m. April 4 as part of the First Friday events.
Troops, spouses fill job fair amid looming cutbacks
Military spouses who follow troops on the Defense Department's Bedouin path through bases around the globe have traditionally had difficulty securing work.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Peterson command gets new general
Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Farnsworth pinned on his star and assumed the title of deputy commander for operations for Army Space and Missile Defense Command at Peterson Air Force Base this month.