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  • Happy Hooligans welcome new commander

    Fargo, N.D. -- Col Robert J. Becklund will officially relinquish command of the 119th Wing to Col. Rick D. Gibney during a Change of Command Ceremony at the N.D. Air National Guard base on Saturday at 10:30 a.m.Currently, Gibney serves as the J-5 Director at the N.D. National Guard Joint Force Headquarters in Bismarck. His responsibilities include
  • Reintegration Event for 119th Wing Members

    Fargo, N.D. - Airmen from the 119th Wing, North Dakota Air National Guard will participate in a reintegration event at the Best Western Doublewood Inn tomorrow and Sunday. The purpose of the event is to help Airmen and their families adjust back to civilian life after a deployment.The attendees of the event will include 23 Security Forces Airmen
  • Happy Hooligans return home from historic mission

    A historic mission for the 119th Wing will be completed this week as the Happy Hooligans welcome home 40 Airmen and one of their own C-21A Lear Jets from southwest Asia. "This mission is a notable occasion for us because in addition to deploying our personnel, we also sent two our C-21's into theater. We have been flying jets for over 60 years, but
  • Happy Hooligans welcome home Airman

    The 119th Wing, N.D. Air National Guard will welcome an Airman returning home from Kuwait on Thursday at 12:23 p.m. Chief Master Sgt. Jason A. Anderson, Fargo, deployed to Ali Al Salem Air Base in Kuwait in December where he worked in the Logistical Readiness Squadron at the base there. Anderson has been a member of the North Dakota Air National
  • 219th Security Forces Squadron trains at Camp Grafton

    The 219th Security Forces Squadron located in Minot, N.D. will conduct heavy weapons qualification firing and ground combat skills training at Camp Grafton in Devils Lake June 5-8. Media is encouraged to attend and participate in the training on Saturday or Sunday. The purpose of the training is to ensure that Airmen stay proficient in their