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  • 119th Wing Receives Funding to Build Fire Station

    The North Dakota Air National Guard, 119th Wing Fire Department will receive $7.5 million to build a new 21,400 square-foot crash/fire/rescue station at their air base in Fargo. The new facility will be shared by military and civilian response crews in support of Hector International Airport. The funding is a result of an Air National Guard fire
  • N.D. Air Guard conducts activation ceremony in Minot

    A goal and vision spanning more than a decade finally came to fruition today for members of the North Dakota Air National Guard with an activation ceremony officially recognizing the Air Guard detachment at Minot Air Force Base as the 219th Security Forces Squadron. "The activation of the 219th Security Forces Squadron is the result of a strong
  • Roosevelt Hunt Honors Military and Helps Fight Cancer

    Ten North Dakota Army and Air National Guard members were treated to the upland game bird hunt and social event of a lifetime during the Hunting Dakota with Roosevelt event Oct. 18-19, as a token of thanks for the military members' service in the global war on terrorism. Hunting Dakota with Roosevelt is the brainchild of former American Cancer
  • 119th Wing Breezes Through Its Unit Compliance Inspection

    Many years of dotting the i's and crossing the t's culminated favorably during a U.S. Air Force Unit Compliance Inspection (UCI) Sept. 18-23 for the North Dakota Air National Guard (NDANG). The tedious and stressful process of reviewing and self-inspecting piles of paperwork and researching updates to Air Force regulations came to a climactic
  • Happy Hooligans welcome home Airman

    A member of the 119th Wing, N.D. Air National Guard is scheduled to arrive on United Airlines flight 5981 at Hector International Airport on Sunday, September 14th at approximately 10:47 p.m. Senior Airman Craig Griesbach (grease-bach) deployed to Iraq in May 2008 where he served as a firefighter at Camp Sather Air Base in Baghdad. Griesbach is a